Digital Haat in it’s 3rd year has sold 59,481 animals worth Tk 866 crore as of Eid day (10th July). While 17,502 sacrificial animals were sold from merchants/khamari worth Tk 142 crore, in total online transactions tracked Tk 1,008 crore. Digital Haat data shows a total of 66,06,842 visitors visit the website from July 3 to July 10 (Eid day). The government launched the digital platform in the year 2020, in the aim to help buyers and cattle traders avoid mass gatherings during the Covid-19 pandemic.
The platform was launched in association with the ICT division, Access to Information Programme (ai2), Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC), and e-Commerce Association Bangladesh (e-CAB).