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Jhalmuri costs Tk 1000

 Kanich Sultana Keya

 Published: 06:57 PM, 27 November 2019  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

No, you're not doing anything wrong. Jhalmuri or Muri Bharta is being sold at Tk 1000 per package.

The issue has come to the attention of the international media recently after the onion price hiking in the country flame up to Tk 280 per kg. After importing a few quintals of onion from Pakistan, the price has dropped slightly. But the surprising Jhalmuri price in to for the onion or tomato skies but for the special recipe of 'Muri Bharta' at a shop in the capital’s Mirpur area-10.

A shop adjacent to the Mirpur-10 round-intersection is famous for different Jhalmuri recipes in the capital for its taste. The shop is named 'Khandani Khana Pina'. Here, 'Muri Bharta' of multiple flavors, ranging in price from Tk 20 to Tk 1000.

Puffed-rice recipe with eggs, shrimp, chicken and other flavors are available here. The most expensive of these Jhalmuri with whole duck meat, which costs Tk 1000. The shop employees demand that this twisted muri of Tk 1000, can be shared among six people at least. People from different parts of the country as well as foreigners come to the shop to get different tastes of jhalmuri.