A jackfruit for Rs 1010! Local market witnesses unbelievable sale
Koorali (Idukki): When the bidders were all excited to win the auction, a jackfruit was offered Rs 1010. The ‘expensive’ jackfruit was put for auction by Udumbakkal native Vinod at the farmers’ local market at Elikkulam.
The produces are sold through auction at the market. As the price announced through mike ignited thrill, bidders refused to withdraw and the price escalated.
The bidder who bought the jackfruit said that he did not withdraw despite the unbelievable price as he wanted to offer a jackfruit delicacy for his son who came from abroad.
Different types of banana, farm fresh vegetables, chicken, goat, duck and rabbit also are put for sale at the market.