Already onions have been imported from overseas
Commerce Secretary Md Jafar Uddin said, the Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) will sell onions at Tk45 in 35 places.
He made these comments to reporters at his secretariat office on Monday.
Jafar Uddin said: “At the TCB designated places, the public will be able to buy onions for Tk45 per kg. Besides, the distributors of TCB will sell goods from 10am to 6pm daily on mobile trucks in ten locations in Chittagong, five in the remaining six divisional cities, in addition to 35 locations in Dhaka city.”
He said: “Already two ships have arrived at the port from Egypt, and have been released. Onions are also coming from Turkey. Onions are also regularly coming from Myanmar through the border trade, and also through LC.”
Places where Onions will be sold
|1.The Secretariat Gate||2. Press Club||3. Kaptan Bazar||4. Victoria Park|
|5. Science Lab||6. New Market/Nilkhet||7. Shyamoli/ Kalyanpur||8. Jhigatola|
|9. Khamarbari/ Farmgate||10. Kolmilota||11. Rajanigandha SuperMarket, Kochukhet||12. Agargaon Taltola & Election Commission Office|
|13. Rajlokkhi Complex, Uttara||14. Mirpur-1 Mazar road||15. Shantinagar Bazar||16. Malibagh Bazar|
|17. Basabo Bazar||18. Ideal School, Banasree||19. Bangladesh Bank area||20. Mohakhali Kachabazar|
|21. Shewrapara Bazar||22. Doinik Bangla||23. Shahjahanpur Bazar||24. Fakirapul Bazar & Ideal zone|
|25. Motijheel area||26. Khilgaon Taltala Bazar||27. Rampura Bazar||28. Mirpur-10 area|
|29. Ashkona Hajj camp||30. Mohammadpur Townhall Kachabazar||31. Dilkusha||32. Madartech Krishipara Bank area|