Chana, its dal and flour and other product prices have been significantly increased in recent days due to higher demand on the eve of festival season. Lower availability of quality chana is said to be another reason for the morever of price. Evenafter surplus production in the previous year prices have been increased. Deficit sowing area of other pulses in Kharif season may be the other reason as consumers alternatively consume chana and its products in the place of other pulses. Government likley to control prices by relasing chana from its bufferstock. Tur and Turdal prices also have been incresed significantly in recent days.