NILPHAMARI: Prices of different varieties of rice are gradually rising from last week in the district due to the insufficient supply.
On the other hand, people of lower income are suffering much in the global pandemic corona situation.
Some of local traders of Shaheb Bazar of Nilphamari town said, “rice market gradually raises on last 5 days due to continue rainfall”.
A day labour named as Morsedul Islam of Nilphamari town said, ‘I have purchased five kilogram of rice by Tk. 250, but before 7 days ago these five kilogram rice prices was Tk.220.’
However, people of lower income of the district are demanding the Bazar Monitoring activities need to be accelerated for a relaxation of rice market prices in the corona period.