Textiles and jute minister Golam Dastagir Gazi on Wednesday said that steps would be taken to control hoarding of a maund of raw jute for a period over a month.
He also said that the Directorate General of Jute had been directed to take steps in this regard.
He said these at a meeting with the leaders of Bangladesh Jute Mills Association and Bangladesh Jute Spinners Association, according to a press release.
Textiles and jute secretary Lokman Hossain Mia, additional secretary Sabina Yasmin, the mills association’s chairman M Mahbubur Rahman Patwary and the spinners association’s chairman M Jahid Mian were present in the meeting.
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