In olden times, the price of almost everything was very low, but inflation gradually increased, and today one has to spend more money to buy the same things. Suppose the price of something was Rs 5 30 to 40 years ago, now it is at least Rs 300-400 or even more.
Recently, an years old bill of a Bullet went viral on social media, people were surprised to see it. Now a wheat bill is going viral, which tells the price of wheat 35 years ago. You will also be left wondering after seeing these prices of wheat.
IFS officer Parveen Kaswan has shared the years-old bill on his Twitter handle. In this post he has given the price of wheat 35 years ago. She captioned the tweet, “A time when wheat used to be Rs 1.6 per kg.
In 1987, my grandfather sold wheat to the Food Corporation of India. The price of wheat in the bill is Rs 164 per quintal, i.e. Rs 1.64 per kg. It is surprising that the IFS officer has kept this 35 year old bill safe till date, whereas generally people waste such old bills.
You also see this 35 year old wheat bill
The tweet by the IFRS official has so far been viewed more than 66 thousand times, liked by more than 900 people and has received many reactions. Also, Parveen Kaswan told in the comment that her grandfather had the habit of keeping every record correct. The name of this document is J Form. His collection contains complete details of crops sold over the last 40 years.
Seeing the price of wheat, one user wrote, “This is as old as my birth certificate, but is still in good condition”, while another user wrote, “At that time people did not even have that much money. “.