JOYPURHAT: Newly-elected mayor of Joypurhat Municipality Mostafizur Rahman Mostak took over charge of office on Thursday.
He took charge at a function held at the municipal auditorium on Thursday afternoon. On the occasion, a gathering of eminent citizens was arranged at Joypurhat Municipality auditorium where Deputy Director of Local Government Ishrat Farzana was present as the chief guest.Deputy Commissioner of Joypurhat Md Shariful Islam, Police Super Masum Ahmed Bhuiyan, Sadar Upazila Chairman Solaiman Ali, Upazila Nirbahi Officer Milton Chandra Roy and District Awami League General Secretary Zakir Hossain, among others, were present on the occasion.
Mayor Mostak also promised to ensure the overall welfare of the people. At the same time, the municipal gates will be open for all people irrespective of party affiliation and various initiatives will be taken to protect the interests of the citizens.
The mayor wanted cooperation from everybody to develop the municipality into a clean, modern.