Lemon water, which is considered the common man’s cold drink in summers, seems to have become an elite drink in the sizzling summer of the desert state as lemons sold for around Rs 7 to Rs 10 in Nagpur on Thursday.
According to information the lemons are sold of various price range according to the size. One small size lemon in Nagpur is being sold at Rs 7 whereas, good quality lemons are begin sold for Rs 10 in the market.
The increase in the prices is giving nightmares to the middle class who are used to drinking lemon water in the afternoon when the temperature usually crosses 40 degrees Celsius here.
The weather department has already given a heat wave warning for the next four days. The temperature here has been hovering at around 40 degrees.