SUGARCANE-JUICE

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The True Cost Of A Glass Of Sugarcane Juice

On an average a glass of sugarcane juice costs anywhere between ₹10-20 in India. On a hot summer day the refreshing solace it provides to thirsty souls is nothing short of bliss. Those who stop by the roadside to enjoy a glass of sugarcane juice take quick gulps of this nectar, pay their dues and zoom past the vendor. Yet, yesterday, when I tried to understand the true cost of the one glass of sugarcane juice that I drank, I was shattered.