Thursday, 11 August, 2022
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DSCC removes 9.5K metric tonnes of animal waste

Around 9,500 metric tonnes of the waste of sacrificial animals on the holy Eid-ul-Azha were removed from Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) on Sunday.

The DSCC cleared this massive amount of animal waste from 11am on July 9 to 1am on July 11, said a DSCC media statement on Monday.

Besides, DSCC has also removed 100 per cent waste of sacrificial animals from 75 wards within 1:15am on Monday.

It is also conducting a special operation to remove the waste on the second day of Eid, added the statement.

On the other hand, 80 per cent of the waste of sacrificial animals was removed from Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on Sunday.

Earlier, DNCC Mayor Atiqul Islam said that the waste of sacrificial animals would be removed from the streets of Dhaka city within 12 hours of the slaughter.