In Himachal Pradesh, building a house became more expensive due to the increase in the price of cement by ₹30 per bag. Once again the price of cement has been increased. In the midst of rising inflation, cement companies have again given a big blow to the consumers. Recently, the prices of bars have also increased. In the state, bricks including cement, bars, sand, gravel are also being available to the people at expensive prices, due to which the problems have increased for the people to build houses. The contractors are facing difficulties for the construction works due to the increase in the price of cement every day.
In Himachal Pradesh, ACC and Ambuja Company have increased the price of cement by Rs 30 each. It may be noted that the cement being prepared in Himachal is getting cheaper in the neighboring state, but due to the increase in the price of cement in Himachal, apart from the contractor, the common people are also upset. Due to the increase in the price of cement in Himachal, bags of cement will be available from Rs 450 to Rs 465. In such a situation, it has become more expensive for people to build a house. Due to the increase in the price of cement, people will also find it costly to repair their houses.