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Three monitoring committees formed to control rice market

Rtv online report
|  01 Dec 2019, 00:00 | Update : 01 Dec 2019, 20:35
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The food ministry has formed three monitoring committees and opened a control room to control rice market in the capital.

On Sunday, Sumon Mehedi, the Information Officer of the ministry said, the food ministry has taken several immediate steps including meeting with the rice traders and mill owners as soon as rice prices soared. For this reason the market has come down stable.

He said, to continue this trend three monitoring committees were formed and one control room was opened. The general people can inform their problems by making phone calls to the control room.

In this regard a food ministry notice said, the control room has been opened to prevent soaring tendency of the prices of food grains in the market, to help low income people and to keep the market stable. 

The notice also requested people to dial phone number 02-9540027 and mobile phone number 01642-967727 to the control room to provide overall information, opinion and complain.

In the order of market price monitoring committee it was said, the committees were formed to collect the market prices after monitoring the major wholesale markets of the capital and for submitting those to the food ministry and food directorate.


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