A total of 48.968 tonnes of vegetables worth Rs. 8.15 lakh were sold at Suramangalam Ulavar Sandhai here on Saturday. Officials said that a total of 251 farmers brought their produce with 9,793 consumers purchasing directly from them. On the same day last year, 43.13 tonnes of vegetables worth Rs. 6.96 lakh were sold.

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