Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The prices of local onion and ginger decreased slightly on Thursday in Dhaka due to smooth supply of the essentials in the market.

The prices of per kg local onion is at BDT 70-80 today while it was at BDT 80-85 in the previous working day, according to latest data provided by the state-run Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB).

On the other hand, the price of ginger is at BDT 100-150 at today’s market.

Yesterday, the price of per kg ginger was at BDT 100-160, the data added.

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