The prices of gold in the local market have shot up again by Tk 1,167 per bhari (11.664 grams).
After the latest hike, the price of one bhari of 22-carat gold stands at Tk 51,322 while 21-carat gold price at Tk 48,989, 18-carat gold at Tk 43,973 and traditional gold at Tk 27,585 per bhari.
The new prices will come into effect from today, Friday.
Bangladesh Jewellers’ Samity (BAJUS) announced the price hike in a statement on Thursday.
The price of silver, however, remained unchanged at Tk 1,050 while platinum has been set at Tk 64,152 per bhari.
Earlier, BAJUS increased the prices of gold by Tk 1,166 per bhari in last January.