Special measures were taken to remove wastes in 24-hour: Taposh


DHAKA, August 1, 2020 (BSS) – Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh today said that special measures have been taken to remove wastes of sacrificial animals in the city corporation area within 24 hours.

“We have drawn up measures to begin the removal of sacrificial animals’ wastes from 2pm today. Insha Allah we will be able to make the capital Dhaka neat and clean with 24 hours likewise the previous years,” he told newsmen after saying prayers at the first Eid congregation in Baitul Mukarram National Mosque here.

Extending Eid greetings to all, the mayor said none of officials and employees of the city corporation including cleaners is in leave to materialize the DSCC’s programme to make the city clean within a day.

Describing the cattle market management as very good and orderly, he said the DSCC began the waste removal activities at cattle markets from the 12 midnight and hundred percent wastes have already been removed from the haats.

After Eid-ul-Azha prayers at the national mosque, a special munajat was offered seeking eternal peace of the all martyrs of the August 15 carnage including Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman while sound health and long life of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and overall prosperity of the countrymen were also wished on the occasion.

Religious Affairs Secretary Md Nurul Islam, DSCC Chief Executive Officer Shah Md Imdadul Haque, Islamic Foundation Director General Anis Mahmud and DSCC Secretary Akramuzzaman offered Eid prayers with the mayor.