To rein in the runaway prices of rice, the government on Sunday has lowered the import duty for the staple from 62.6 per cent to 25 per cent
After harvesting and drying Aman paddy, rice mill workers are busy producing rice. Rice prices are soaring in Bangladesh and with it the inflation. This has compelled the government on Sunday to lower the import duty for the staple from 62.6 per cent to 25 per cent. The photos were taken in Ashuganj, Brahmanbaria recently.