KHULNA, May 29: The state-owned Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) would start sale of five essential commodities sugar, edible oil, pulse, gram and date in the open market through designated dealers ahead of holy Shab-e-barat and Ramadan by Monday.
Sources said, the sugar would sell at Tk 43 per kg, a liter of open soybean oil at Tk 98 and a liter of bottle soybean oil at Tk 120, pulse at Tk 103 per kg. The value of per kg gram and date did not select till Thursday.
The state agency appointed 535 dealers in 14 districts last week to sell the commodities among the consumers.
The districts are Khulna, Faridpur, Rajbari, Gopalganj, Pirojpur, Satkhira, Bagerhat, Narail, Jessore, Magura, Meherpur, Jhenidah, Kustia and Chuadanga. ?BSS