Reported by: Tariqul Islam Sumon Written by: Eshan Maitra
Tofael Ahmed encouraged the rice traders by mentioning that, any kind of initiation from the government will be taken in favor of the Rice traders & exporters. Even, the ban on plastic sack and law for using jute-sacks, will be temporarily halted. Government authorities will help and will not intercept in the rice-exporting, he said at an important long-meeting at the parliament for rice price issue. In the presence of 3 ministers, prominent rice-traders & the press. Though, the traders got into arguments & debates during the meeting. Later, they all agreed upon decreasing the price of rice by 2-3 taka per kg. General Secretary of Bangladesh Auto Major & Husking Mill Owners Association, KM Layek Ali said to the press. He gave positive remark about the meeting & assured the price will be decreasing gradually from now on.