Bangladesh Jewellers' Association (BAJUS) has decided to increase the price of gold in the local market by Tk 1,866 per bhori.
The new rate will be effective from Thursday (Feb 10), says a press release signed by MA Hannan Azad, chairman of BAJUS Standing Committee on Pricing and Monitoring on Wednesday.
After the latest hike, a bhori (11.664 grams) of 22-carat gold will cost Tk 74,999.52, 21-carat Tk 71,675.28, 18-carat Tk 61,819.20 and traditional gold 51,204.96.
The price of silver, however, remained unchanged.
BDST: 2020 HRS, FEB 09, 2022