Steel prices per tonne increased in Lahore
The prices of steel have been increased by Rs 6,000 per tonne and reached Rs160,000 per tonne in Lahore shattering the dreams of middle-class people to build his or her own home, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
Dealers put blame on recently imposed taxes for the price hike.
On the other hand, the price of cement has moved up to Rs680 per 50kg bag.
Reporter Usman Aleem