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Tk 5.68tn budget to be placed in JS today By Other | Last Updated: 11th June, 2020, 00:00

The government is going to announce a Tk 5.68 trillion national budget for FY2021 today, which is more focused on health, agriculture, social and food security and reviving economy from corona impacts. …

Tk 5.68tn budget to be  placed in JS today

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Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal will unveil a proposed budget of Tk 5.6 trillion (5,680.9 billion) in the parliament today with a Tk 3.7 trillion (Tk 3,780.89 billion) revenue mobilization target,…


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