City residents are anguish as one-kilo tomatoes are being sold at Rs 100 in Hyderabad. Tomatoes are an essential ingredient in curries. A month ago, a kg tomato was sold at Rs 2. Now, a price of tomatoes has increased abnormally. Middlemen are purchasing tomatoes for Rs 20 to 30 a kilo from farmers but they are being sold at Rs 80 to 100 in Hyderabad. Women are searching for alternatives to tomatoes with hike in prices. They are seeking government’s intervention for bringing down prices.