Commerce Minister of Bangladesh Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury has said that the price of the daily commodities is now under control. Addressing the journalists in a press conference at his ministry Mr Chowdhury claimed that the price of the most of the commodities is under control. He blamed the rise of the price index in the international market as the reason for higher price of soyabean oil and palm oil in Bangladesh.
In another development Mr Matiur Rahman Nizami , Minister for Agriculture and the Chief of Jamaat - e -Islami , a fundamentalist party allied with the Government in Bangladesh claimed that there were no religious extremists in Bangladesh. He was speaking to OCAB, the Overseas Correspondences Assoication in Bangladesh.
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