Himachal Pradesh Cabinet granted its approval to enhance the Support Price of procurement of apple under the Market Intervention Scheme (MIS) for the year 2013. Support price of apple has been increased from Rs 6 to Rs 6.50 per Kg.

The Cabinet also approved enhancement of support price of Seedling mangos variety would be Rs 5.50 per kg and that of Grafted variety would be Rs 6.50 per kg, which is 50 paise more than the previous year.