Chemicals used cause headache, dizziness, sleep disorder, memory loss, and even cancer.
A resident of Velachery, V Gouri, lamented about spending nearly Rs 1,000 on vegetables that too only for a week.
In bid to bring down soaring prices, HC allows temporary parking for tomato traders at Koyambedu market
However, Justice Suresh Kumar stressed that retail trade is not allowed on the space allotted for unloading the commodity and if this is violated, the access will be denied.
However, another section of traders said the claim of Thanthai Periyar Tomato Traders Welfare Association of bringing down the prices to Rs 40 per kg is not possible given the prevailing conditions