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Rising Prices

by Daily Mirror, Colombo, September, 2007

The prices for consumer items and fuel graphed below are for Colombo. Prices in the Northeast have risen much faster because of official and unofficial blockades , corruption in the military and bureaucracy, tariffs and distance. Importing items directly to the Northeast is vital for the well-being of the people.

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