Wheat prices rise in Kota, Indore as supplies fall.

Prices of wheat rose in key wholesale markets of Kota and Indore due to lower supplies. In Rajasthan Kota market, prices rose by 20-25 rupees per 100 kg. Demand for wheat also increased as markets are going to be closed for weekend and on Monday for a local festival. Wheat prices also rose in Madhya Pradesh benchmark Indore market as harvesting has almost ended now and supplies are falling. Mill quality wheat was selling in Indore, up 10 rupees from the previous day. In key consuming Delhi market, wheat prices fell as arrivals from Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana are rising. Mill quality wheat was selling in Delhi, down 5 rupees from the previous close. The June contract ended down 0.2% from the previous close.