Minimum Fitra fixed at Tk 70

Staff Reporter Published: 16 May 2019, 01:00 PM
Minimum Fitra fixed at Tk 70

Fitra has been fixed at minimum of Tk 70 per person this year.

Muhammad Nizam Uddin, Assistant Director (Public Relations) of Islamic Foundation, confirmed the matter to Jago News.   

Islamic Foundation fixed the amount at a meeting chaired by Maulana Mohammad Mizanur Rahman, Senior Pesh Imam of Baitul Mukarram National Mosque and president of the National Fitra Fixing Committee, on Thursday. 

The maximum rate of Fitra has been set at Tk 2,310 per person this year taking into account the market prices of flour, dates and other essential items.

Fitra can be given in cash or kind.

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