ISLAMABAD: The utility stores have hiked the prices of sugar and more than 50 branded products, reports revealed on Thursday.

According to the report, the price of sugar has been increased by Rs3 per kilogram and with that increase, the new price of the product will be Rs72.

On the other hand, it has also been revealed that the prices of more than 50 branded products including shampoo, soaps and creams have also been hiked.

It has been revealed in the report that the price of a 70-milliliter jar of the cream has been increased by Rs10 per jar and the prices of soaps of different brands have also been increased.

The utility stores have also increased the prices of a 400-milliliter bottle of the shampoo has been increased by Rs20 per unit and reached to Rs394 from the previous price of Rs374.