1020 flats for sale among govt staffs
The government has decided to construct 1020 flats at Lalmatia in the city for selling them to its employees.
The cabinet committee on purchase at a meeting with finance minister AMA Muhith in the chair yesterday approved the proposal to build the flats at a cost of Tk 87.37 crore.
A cabinet division official said the size of the flats would be 1000 square feet and 800 square feet. He said the flats would be sold to the employees on hire-purchase basis.
The purchase committee yesterday also approved the proposal to import 87,500 metric tons of urea fertiliser at a cost of Tk 187.58 crore to meet the demand for the next boro season.
The committee also approved import of 1,05,000 metric tons of wheat at Tk 175.14 crore.