Ujjain, 18 November (Hindu). Saturday Muharta auction was held in the agricultural produce market. The highest bid in the auction was for a gram bullock cart worth Rs 16113. After Diwali, farmers started reaching the market with bullock carts two days in advance for the auction of good time. Due to the code of conduct, this time Muhurat deals were done in the market business itself.
Muhurat deals were done on Saturday after Diwali in Ujjain’s Chimanganj agricultural produce market. Traders performed aarti at Ganesh temple and purchased soybean, wheat, gram and urad at high prices in the market. Soybean was sold at Rs 8551 per quintal. Dollar gram is sold at Rs 16113, wheat at Rs 3551, maize at Rs 5101 and jowar at Rs 4551 per quintal. Ujjain’s Chimanganj agricultural produce market resumed on Saturday after a 7-day break.
Actually, due to Diwali holiday being held on Friday, the Muhurat deals were done on Saturday. On Saturday morning, after offering prayers, the traders started the market. A large number of farmers have come here to sell their crops. To buy crops at higher prices in the market, traders in the market took out tokens through the lottery system. Muhurta deals started in the morning. Here traders bid for wheat, gram, sorghum, maize and soybean.