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Atiq to inaugurate excavation of canal in airport area today

Staff Correspondent

30 May, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam will inaugurate excavation of a canal in Airport area in the capital today to resolve water-logging.

A press release issued by the DNCC said the canal from Hajj Camp to Le Meridian hotel belonging to Bangladesh Civil Aviation Authority contributes to water logging problems in the adjoining areas. But, the authorities did not take any steps to excavate the canal despite repeated requests.

Mayor Atiqul Islam visited the canal and decided to excavate it within two weeks to resolve water logging problems, it added.