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Manipur: Charcoal prices hit the roof amid election season, unusual cold

Imphal: The election season combined with an unusually cold February has substantially increased coal prices in Manipur, forcing common people to buy them at much higher prices.  Manipur sees an upsurge in charcoal demand during the winters as most low-income families depend on coal to stay warm, particularly at night. However, the election season has […]