Burdwan, 14 November
State today started a retail outlet for selling of onion at subsidised rates in Burdwan town.  Following state&’s directives, the Horticulture & Food Processing departments of the Burdwan Zilla Parishad procured 4 quintals of onion from the warehouse of Anil Saw in Raniganj Bazar in Burdwan town. “The stock was collected at Rs 48 per kg from the trader and was sold at Rs 36 per kg at our camp today,” said Mr Debu Tudu, Sabhadhipati, Burdwan Zilla Parishad. He also said: “The similar arrangement will be made for the other sub-divisional towns by next week.”