Published: Friday, July 26, 2013

Fitra fixed at Tk 66

This year’s fitra has been fixed at Tk 66 per head.
The Islamic Foundation fixed the amount of fitra at a meeting yesterday.
A press release issued after the meeting said the Sadqatul Fitra was fixed taking into account the market prices of wheat or flour.
Fitra can be given in cash or kind.
Prof Maulana Mohammad Salahuddin, Khatib of Baitul Mukarram National Mosque, chaired the meeting.
Maulana Abdul Jabber and Prof Sirajuddin Ahmed, among others, were present.