The investor will have to bear the difference in prices between the near month contract and the next/far month contract along with brokerage and transaction costs on both legs of the transaction.
What is FYERS RMS policy for trading?
Can I short sell futures contracts without having the underlying shares in my Demat account?
How much margin would be blocked for futures trading?
Can the margin requirement change for the futures contract?
What happens if the margin requirement increases?
What happens if the minimum margin amount is breached?