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DSCC to buy 30 waste compactor vehicles

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 7 October, 2021 12:00 AM
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Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh on Wednesday said they will purchase 30 waste compactor vehicles for efficient collection and transportation of waste.

“We will purchase 15 waste compactor vehicles with a capacity of 15 tonnes and another 15 with a capacity of seven tonnes. We are purchasing the vehicles with our revenue budget,” he said.  

The mayor gave the information while speaking at the inaugural ceremony of a secondary transfer station (STS) of waste at ward no 6. Another STS was also inaugurated at ward no 5 on the day.

DSCC Chief Executive Officer Farid Ahmed, DSCC 6 no ward councilor Sirajul Islam Vatti, Chief Waste Management Officer Sitwat Naeem, Secretary Akramuzzaman, and Chief Estate Officer Rasel Sabrin were present among others.