The local jewellery makers' body has increased gold prices by Tk1,050 per bhori effective from Thursday (4 August).
Bangladesh Jewellers Samity (Bajus) took the decision at a meeting today, reads a press release.
As per the new rate, each bhori of 22-carat gold will cost Tk82,347 which was Tk81,298.
The price of 21-carat gold per bhori has been fixed at Tk78,615, raised Tk1,050. The price per bhori of 21-carat gold was Tk77,566.
The price per bhori of 18-carat gold has been fixed at Tk67,417, raising it Tk933 from its earlier price of Tk66,485.
The price per bhori of traditional gold is Tk55,696, raised Tk525 from Tk55,171 a bhori.
However, the price of silver has remained unchanged.