Higher imports of Tur/Arhar from Africa, Masur from Canada and the Government is strict action on stock holding limits and aggressive selling of Chana and its products, with reduced consumer demand for pulses prices have came down by 4% in a month. Tur/Arhar dal prices have dropped by 4% in the past one month due to stock holding limit imposed by the Government on traders and processors according to Indian Pulses and Grains Associa- tion (IPGA). Prices are under pressure due to higher imports of Tur from Africa and lower demand at higher prices. Festival demand likely to increase and affect prices.