Who said what
"Onion price is under control".
-Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayan, Industries Minister, Nov 12, when onion price a kg shot up beyond Tk 220
"When Commerce Minister says price of a kg of onion will not come down to Tk 100, then businesses get the opportunity."
-Mohammad Nasim, MP, former minister and senior AL parliamentarian, Nov 14
"Onion prices will come down within 10 days with the arrival of new harvest in the market."
-Tipu Munshi, Commerce Minister on Nov 23
"There is no market syndicate. Businesses and government are friends."
-Tofail Ahmed, MP, former minister and Chair of Parliamentary Committee on Commerce Ministry,Dec 2
"Syndicate does exist."
-Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun, MP, Industries Minister, Dec 2
"The price of every essential commodity has skyrocketed due to corruption and plundering by the government,"
-Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, BNP Secretary General