Inflation jumps above yearly target20 July 2021
News Desk :
The average inflation of the fiscal year 2020-21 has crossed the government's target due to the persistent price rise of daily essentials in the country.
According to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS), average inflation was 5.56% in the last fiscal year while the government targeted to limit the inflation below 5.4%.
Before that in FY 2019-20, average inflation was 5.65%, stated a recent inflation report of June published on Sunday.