There are separate allocations for purchase of books, magazines, brochures, audio-video clips, printing, binding and stationery items. In addition, an amount of Taka 92 million was allocated to purchase the necessary equipment, without specifying the type of equipment.
Engaging consultants are needed to complete a project. In the economic census project, a total of Tk 12 million has been allocated as annual honorarium for the four consultants, each receiving Tk 250,000 per month.
In addition, Taka 16.7 million will be spent to arrange 107 meetings and seminars to highlight various aspects of the projects. Another 60 million taka will be spent on promotional campaigns and advertisements.
When contacted, an official, on condition of anonymity, said that the allotment was done in line with the market prices and there is no additional allotment.