The Milk Powder Importers Association says imported milk powder that is released from the port will be directed to the market today.
A kilogram of milk powder was increased by Rs.250 to Rs.1,195.
A 400g packet of milk powder will be increased by Rs.100 to Rs.480.
Meanwhile, the price of Litro Gas cylinders have been increased as of midnight.
Accordingly, the price of a 12.5kg gas cylinder has been increased by Rs.1,257 to Rs.2,750 while a 5kg cylinder has been increased by Rs.503 to Rs.1,101.
A 2.5kg cylinder has been increased by Rs.231 to Rs.520.
Meanwhile the price of a Laugfs domestic gas cylinder has also been increased.
Accordingly, a 12.5kg gas cylinder has been increased by Rs.984 to Rs.2,840, while a 5kg cylinder has been increased by Rs.393 to Rs.1,136.
The revised prices of other commodities such as cement and wheat flour are due to be announced today.