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Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The prices of onion decreased slightly on Wednesday in the capital Dhaka due to smooth supply of the essential in the market.

The onion prices turned down both in local and import levels, traders said.

The prices of per kg local onion came down to BDT 80-85 on Wednesday from BDT 80-90 of the previous level, according to latest data provided by the state-run Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB).

On the other hand, imported onion at traded BDT 60-BDT 65 on the day against BDT 60-BDT 70 of the previous working day.

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