Saturday 23 February 2019 ,
Latest News
  • None would be able to destroy Bengali culture: PM
  • Fire spread from chemical warehouse: Probe body
  • Chawkbazar fire: 45 bodies handed over to families
  • Funerals held for Dhaka inferno victims
  • No one can avoid responsibility for Chawkbazar tragedy: Quader
  • Chawakbazar fire virtually repeats 2010 Nimtali tragedy
  • BNP blames govt's irresponsibility for Chawkbazar fire
  • Shamima not a Bangladeshi citizen; no entry for her: Dhaka
12 February, 2019 00:00 00 AM

Print

Atiqul starts electioneering

STAFF REPORTER, Dhaka

Mayoral hopefuls of the much-talked-about Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-polls formally started their election campaign yesterday. The DNCC by-elections will be held on February 28.

The ruling Awami League nominated candidate, business icon Atiqul Islam, yesterday began his campaign from Uttarkhan area. The business leader said he would make Dhaka liveable for all, if elected.

Atiqul Islam, also the former president of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), has said that his dream of making Dhaka a liveable, secure and modern city and he would ensure that all modern amenities are available to the city folks.

“My plan is to build a vibrant and dynamic city where there will be no traffic snarls, a healthy city where people will get all necessary health facilities and a smart Dhaka where people will get modern facilities. I’ll do whatever is needed to do,” he told his voters. He also thanked Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for nominating him to contest the mayoral race.

Comments

Poll
Today's Question »
State minister for power Nasrul Hamid yesterday said everyone to have access to electricity by June. Do you think the feat achievable by the timeframe?
 Yes
 No
 No Comment
Yes 55.2%
No 41.0%
No Comment 3.9%
Most Viewed
E-Paper

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting