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Tarana: Postal dept earned Tk301cr revenue in FY16

  • Published at 11:00 pm March 11th, 2017
Tarana: Postal dept earned Tk301cr revenue in FY16
State Minister for Post and Telecommunications Begum Tarana Halim said Postal Department earned Tk301 crore revenue in the fiscal year 2015-16 against the target of Tk278 crore. “The earning was Tk23 crore higher than that of the target,” she said on Saturday while replying to a tabled starred question from opposition bench member M Shawkat Chowdhury in Parliament. Tarana said told the House that the department spent Tk665.47 crore last fiscal year and the deficit was Tk371.42 crore. “She expected that the postal department would be able to earn higher revenue against its target during the current financial year.