A tweet of Amul Dairy indicating entry into Karnataka triggered a state vs center fight. While the local brand Nandini is fighting for existence, Amul is making efforts to break into a new market. Now the matter is just not between Nandini and Amul but took a political shape after Congress and local farmers started protest, saying Amul wants to enter the market, giving trouble to local farmers and brands.
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Following Amul & Mother Dairy, Punjab's 'Milkfed Verka' Raises Milk Prices, With New Rates Effective Immediately
Punjab State Cooperative Milk Producer Federation Limited proposed to raise milk price by Rs 2 per litre on August 19. The cooperative distributes its goods under the brand name "Milkfed Verka," and the new price is effective immediately. The Punjab cooperative's decision was consistent with those of other dairy firms. Milk prices were raised by Amul and Mother Dairy two days ago.
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Amber Heard's and Johnny Depp's court case has gotten a lot of attention. Several people have expressed their thoughts regarding the current trial on social media. Amul went viral after posting an Instagram doodle on the court dispute. Netizens were enraged by the message and flocked to the comments area to voice their feelings. A user said, "Haha, I never imagined this wordplay."
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Amul India announced to increase the price of milk by Rs 2 across all varieties, on February 28. The new price increment will come into effect from March 1, 2022, the company stated. Currently, 500 ml of Amul Gold which is their full-cream milk, costs Rs 30. The regular costs Rs 24 for half a litre, and Amul Shakti costs Rs 27.
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Amul has created a new cartoon in honor of the legendary actor Rajinikanth for winning the country's highest award in the world of cinema, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award. Amul caption the cartoon, ''Another crown in Rajinikanth's Darbar!'' The cartoon portrays the actor in a white kurta-pyajama with a khakhi shawl. Notably, Rajinikanth won the award at the 67th National Film Awards in New Delhi on October 25.
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Mother Dairy has hiked the prices of all its milk variants by Rs 2 per liter in Delhi-NCR and other cities, effective from July 11. The company has increased the prices after an interval of 1.5 years as ''it has been experiencing inflationary pressure on overall input costs''. Besides, the company's consumer milk prices will also increase in East and Central UP, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Nagpur.
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Amul vice-chairman Valamji Humbal has requested PM Narendra Modi to ban People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) after the organization suggested the diary firm to adopt vegan milk. Calling the global NGO "opportunistic", Humbal said PETA is "part of the conspiracy" to render unemployment in India and harm the country's GDP. Besides, he accused PETA of planning to hijack the Indian market with its own plant-based milk and food.
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Amul is planning to invest Rs. 2,500 Crore in Uttar Pradesh for the next 10 years. The MD of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation, Dr RS Sodhi, wants to increase the current capacity of 110 million litres 'organized-milk-production' to 300 million litres. Dr.Sodhi, at the UP-US Service E-Summit, stated that the organized milk-sector can create employment for 6 lakh people in… read-more
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