The prices of gold have been reduced by about Tk 2,500 per bhori in all four categories of the precious metal uniformly.
The local jewellers cut Tk 210 per gram of 22, 21 and 18-carat gold and traditional gold simultaneously with effect from Thursday, according to a press release issued from Bangladesh Jewellers' Association.
Every gram of 22-carat gold will be sold at Tk 6,345, 21-carat Tk 6,075, 18-carat Tk 5,325 and traditional gold Tk 4,440.
On the other hand, as per the latest prices, a bhori of 22-carat gold ornaments will cost Tk 74,008.08 while 21-carat Tk 70,858.8, 18-carat Tk 62,110.8 and traditional Tk 51,788.16.
However, the prices of silver remained unchanged.
The association revised the gold prices to match the international market, the press release added.
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