Prices for chili peppers, chicken eggs, meat and vegetable oil rose sharply. According to information from Strategic Food Prices (PIHPS), chili pepper prices showed the highest increase.

Red pepper rose by 130.97% to Rs 86,500 per kg, green pepper rose by 54.71% to Rs 57,400 per kg in a month.

While vegetable oil rose by 7.43%, sugar by 0.76%, fresh chicken meat by 1.42% and chicken eggs by 3.56%.