Twoday gold fair kicks off in Rangpur

RANGPUR, A twoday Gold Fair2019 began today at Rangpur Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) auditorium aiming to promote gold traders in the region.

Rangpur Zonal Tax Commissioner's Office is arranging the fair to give opportunity to jewelry and gold traders in whitening undeclared gold and gold ornaments.

Mayor of Rangpur Mostafizar Rahman Mostafa inaugurated the fair at a

function as the chief guest with Tax Commissioner of Rangpur Zone Md. Abdul

Latif in the chair.

Zonal Tax Commissioner's Office, Divisional Commissionerate of Customs and

Excise and VAT and two commercial banks have set up six stalls there to

provide services to traders for whitening undeclared precious metals and


Presidents, General Secretaries and Members of district units of

Bangladesh Jewelers' Samity (BJS), District Taxes Bar Associations from

Rangpur division under Rangpur Income Tax Zone attended the function.

Additional Tax Commissioner of Rangpur Zone Sheikh Md. Moniruzzaman said

the fair is being arranged for proper implementation of the Gold Policy2018

and to remove panic about tax among general businesspersons for developing

gold industry.

Member ((Tax Survey and Inspection) of National Board of Revenue (NBR)

Meftah Uddin Khan, RCCI President Mostafa Sohrab Chowdhury Titu and President

of Rangpur district unit of BJS Enamul Haque Sohel addressed the programme as

special guests.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)