Bakery owners today (4) said that the price of a loaf of 450g loaf of bread will be increased by Rs. 3 from midnight tonight.
Head of the Bakery Owners Association, M.K. Jayawardena said the Rs. 3 increase in bread prices was due to the increase in flour prices increase by Rs. 8.50 from Sunday.
The Bakery Owners Association also warned that the prices of other wheat flour based products would also increase in the next few days.