While replying to a question on the measures taken by the government he said the government is providing onions at Rs 25 per Kg, which is a subsidized price. "Onion is being bought from other areas and sold at cheaper rates, " he said.
He added that no other state is providing onions as cheap as AP and indeed it is very cheap in the country. He also slammed the TDP supremo for selling onions at Rs 200 per kg at Heritage stores.
Before the Assembly sessions started, thawearing Onion garland.
The Assembly also witnessed a war of words between the YSRCP and TDP parties over the skyrocketing prices of onions.