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Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The prices of garlic and lentil decreased slightly on Sunday in Dhaka due to smooth supply of the essentials in the market.

The garlic prices turned down both in local and import levels.

The prices of per kg local garlic was at BDT 60-80 on Saturday while came down to BDT 60-70 today, according to latest data provided by the state-run Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB).

On the other hand, imported garlic was at BDT 80-100 in the previous working day and it reduced to BDT 70-90 today, the data added.

The prices of lentil however decreased slightly and reached at BDT 60-120 today from BDT 65-130 of the previous working day, the TCB data showed.

The prices of other essential items however remained almost unchanged at different kitchen markets in Dhaka on Sunday, the TCB data showed.