At the weekly auction held at Konganapuram branch of the Tiruchengode Agricultural Producers Cooperative Marketing Society near Edappadi on Saturday, as many as 7,500 bags of cotton were marketed for Rs. 1.6 crore.
While PT variety fetched a price between Rs. 5,500 and Rs. 5,960 per quintal, DCH variety fetched a price between Rs. 6,500 and Rs. 7,339 per quintal, society sources said.