Imported and exotic fruits, once only available at exclusive supermarkets, are now being sold by street vendors in Hyderabad. From the pink dragon fruits to blueberries, avocados, kiwis and many other colourful expensive fruits are available at almost every corner in the city. Hyderabadis are filling their fruit basket with all these imported fruits to improve their immune system.
“Earlier, imported oranges, apples, grapes used to be in high demand but now several other fruits with a variety of 50 imported fruits are available in the market and are being sold in high demand,” said Sunil, who runs a wholesale fruits shop at Kothapet market.
Several major fruit markets of the city including Kothapet, MJ Market, Dilsukhnagar are importing fruits such as blueberries, cranberries, blackberries, cherries, dragon fruit, kiwi, pears, persimmon, avocados, Rambutan, also selling imported oranges, apples, grapes etc.
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