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Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Nov 11: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam said that fish farming will be done in Gulshan, Banani and Baridhara lakes of the capital.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Oct 27: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam said that a pilot project is being taken to bring hawkers under smart management.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Sept 24: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) has taken an initiative to reduce citizen suffering in birth registration.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Sept 22: In the context of the global energy crisis, Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) has stopped the fuel allocation on Fridays for the officials on the weekend to save the cost of the government and ensure the use of electricity. This has reduced the fuel costs of DNCC by two-thirds.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, August 23: Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Md. Atiqul Islam and Dhaka South City Corporation Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh have been given the rank of Ministers.
Dhaka, August 16: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam has announced the closure of the capital's Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project. He said that there is no minimum safety system in the management of this project. As a result, accidents happen after a few days. Public suffering is increasing. Development work cannot be allowed to continue like this. The safety of the citizens must be ensured first.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, August 9: It has been decided to give ministerial status to Dhaka North Mayor Md. Atiqul Islam and South City Corporation Mayor Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh. Besides, Narayanganj City Mayor Selina Hayat Ivy and Chittagong City Mayor Md. Rezaul Karim Chowdhury will be given the status of Minister of State.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 1: Informing that licenses will be issued to engine-driven boats for passenger transport at Lautala canal in the capital's Mohammadpur Basila, Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam said close circuit (CC) cameras will be installed in the Lautla canal-side to prevent the garbage dumping and occupation of the canal.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, March 9: Every new shopping center in Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) area must have breastfeeding and day-care centres, said Mayor Md. Atiqul Islam.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, February 26: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayor Atiqul Islam said stern that stern action will be taken against those shopkeeps who are unwilling to take vaccine, and their shops will be closed if they fail to show their vaccination certificates.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 26: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam said the hanging electric wires in Dhaka city have to be removed by June 30.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 25: The Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) is conducting a campaign to evict illegal structures and excavate canals at the site of Lautola canal in the capital's Mohammadpur. Mayor Atiqul Islam directly supervised the second day of the campaign on Monday (January 24). However, in order not to get stuck with other work files in the city building, he held a mobile office in the open space.
Dhaka, September 26: People will now have to pay an 'extra charge' if they want to drive in elite areas of the capital. Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayor Atiqul Islam made the remarks at a march in the capital's Khilgaon on Saturday (September 25). The march was organized by the Dhaka Transport Coordinating Authority on the occasion of World Private Car Free Day.
Dhaka, June 9: Due to unplanned urbanization, when it rains a little, the main roads of the capital get inundated. There is no limit to the suffering of the people for the last one decade. However, some of the initiatives taken by the two city corporations will reduce the suffering this season, said the city planner and the two mayors. The people of the capital have seen the benefits of that demand in the heavy rains of the first week of June.
Dhaka, April 6: The Mohakhali Market of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) used as a coronavirus isolation center will be turned into DNCC Dedicated Corona Hospital for the treatment of Covid patients. The 1,000-bed hospital will have 100 ICU beds and 112 HDUs. This will be the largest hospital for corona treatment.