Rising spending VS general people
The spiraling global prices of food and fuel have hit hard the local market in Bangladesh. The continuous depreciation of the taka against the US dollar has made the situation worse. People now have to spend more for every item, including pulse, oil and egg. People with fixed income are bearing the brunt as their income did not increase keeping pace with the rising spending.
In Straight from Star Newsroom, Ahsan Habib with The Daily Star Reporter Sukanta Halder is trying to find how the general people of Bangladesh are doing now and living their life.