In arrive to control rising prices of pulses, Govt has extended stock limit period on pulses until Dec.31st 2023, and also lowered the stock holding quatity. Stock holding limits for wholesalers and big chain retailers at the depot has been lowered from 200 tons to 50 tons to the millers reduced from the last 3 months production or 25% annual capacity, whichever is higher to last months production or 10% of annual capacity whichever is higher. Importors not to held imported stocks beyond 30days from the date of customs clearence. The respective legal entries have to declare the stocks position of Department of Consumers Affairs portal. If they held higher stocks thus prescribed limits, then they have to bring them down to the prescribed limit within 30 days according to the news sources.