Mayor Taposh orders councillors to stay in ground to resolve waterlogging Mayor Taposh
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Mayor Taposh orders councillors to stay in ground to resolve waterlogging

Bangladesh Live News | @banglalivenews | 20 Mar 2024, 06:57 pm

Dhaka, March 20: Mayor of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh has directed the councillors of the corporation to stay in the ground to closely supervise the various initiatives taken and the activities under implementation to resolve the waterlogging.

Mayor Taposh gave this instruction at the 24th corporation meeting of the second council of the corporation at the Mayor Hanif auditorium of DSCC head office Nagar Bhaban on Tuesday.

Sheikh Taposh said, "Waterlogging is one of the long-standing problems. Since assuming responsibility, we have implemented extensive activities including construction and renovation of infrastructure with our own funding, removal of waste from canals, drains and sewers. Work is still going on in many places and new work will be done in many places. Your tireless efforts help us in this collective activity. Therefore, you should increase your supervision at the field level to deliver the benefits of waterlogging to the doorsteps of Dhaka residents. To get those things done properly, there must be more in the field than in the past."

Barrister Sheikh Taposh, instructing the councillors to strengthen supervision of any negligence and negligence in cleaning the walkways, road slopes and drains, said that the engineering department has already been instructed to repair the faces of the drains between our walkways and roads and fix the slopes. is given So that the water drains quickly. Besides, cleaning of our drains will start. Their tender process is almost at the final stage. We hope that you will properly supervise the drains so that they are cleaned properly, so that there is no negligence in this process.