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Onion prices shoot up to record high at Tk 220

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Price of onion has hit a record high with each kg selling for Tk200 to Tk220 at markets across city.

Price of onion has hit a record high with each kg selling for Tk 200 to Tk 220 at markets across city.

The price hike was noticed, when this correspondent visited some major retail and wholesale kitchen markets in the capital, including Shantinagar, Malibagh, Karwan Bazar and Shukrabad, on Thursday.

In the Shantinagar, per kg of local onion rose from Tk 40 to Tk50 within a day’s difference and was being sold at Tk 210 to Tk 220 per kg.

On the other hand, imported onion was being sold at Tk 170 to Tk 190 per kg.