‘Make waste management eco-friendly’

24 June, 2019 12:00 AM printer

LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tazul Islam on Sunday underscored the need for the modernisation of the waste management in an eco-friendly way to reduce pressure on country’s land.

The minister said this while addressing a review meeting on Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC)’s Aminbazar Landfill Extension and Modernisation project as the chief guest at the Local Government Division conference room at the secretariat in Dhaka, reports BSS.

The government will implement Aminbazar project involving Taka 827 crore for the long-lasting solution of the waste management of DNCC, the minister said, adding that the government with its own fund will implement the project in three years.

The Local Government Division (LGD) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed and officials concerned of DNCC were present on the occasion.