October 11, 2017, 10:15 am
Price of an egg will be Tk 3 while four eggs will be available at Tk 12 in Dhaka on Friday.
13 October is observed as International Egg Day. New Agency BSS said Bangladesh Poultry Industries Central Council (BPICC) and Ministry of Fisheries And Livestock decided to provide egg for Tk 3 on that day. Egg at this lower rate will be found at Krishibid Institution Bangladesh (KIB) at Khamarbari in Dhaka.
The organisers said egg will be available at Tk 3 from 10:00am to 1:00pm on Friday. The eggs will be sold as ‘first come, first get’ basis.
BPICC President Moshiur Rahman said measure have been taken to observe World Egg Day across the country. Processions will be brought out and discussion events will be held on the occasion of Egg Day.
The day will also be observed by several professional organisations and Livestock Ministry in district towns. The organisations will distribute eggs for free among the underprivileged children.
A joy procession will be brought out from KIB premises at about 9:30am on Friday, marking the Egg Day.