MAGURA, Dec 02: TCB onion sale at Tk 45 per kg has brought relief to common people in the district.
Onion is selling in the local market at Tk 260 per kg. Common people are suffering due to the high price of the commodity.
People in the district have been demanding onion on TCB sale for about a month. Finally TCB sale of onion started in the district on Monday.
Magura district administration sources said they have started TCB sale of onion here. In the meantime 3,000 kgs of onion have been allotted in the district for TCB sale.
Under the programme aconsumer can purchase one kg of onion at Tk 45.
Razib Chowdhuri, NDC Magura, said, "We have got a good response in TCB onion sale."
TCB official Robiul Morshed, "Dealers have demanded increase of allotment. We have informed this to our higher authority."
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