Mayor launches renovation of KD Canal in Rangpur
17 May 2015, Nirapad News: Mayor of Rangpur City Corporation (RCC) and valiant freedom fighter Alhaj Sarfuddin Ahmed Jhantu today inaugurated renovation works of the KD Canal in the city.
Under the project, renovation works of the three-kilometre long canal from Medical Purbo Gate under Ward No-19 to Jummapara areas will be implemented at over Taka one crore from own resources of RCC to improve the waste management in the city.
The City Mayor formally inaugurated the renovation works through launching re-digging of the canal with excavator at Medical Purbo Gate area as the chief guest in presence of hundreds of the local people from all walks of life.
RCC Councilors Shafikul Islam Dulal, Sekendar Ali and Mahbubar Rahman, its Superintending Engineer Emdad Hossain, Executive Engineer Azam Ali, former Councilor Mahbubar Rahman Manju, Joint Secretary of City Shop Owners’ Association Moazzem Hossain Mithu, social workers Saber Hossain and Abdul Bari, contractor Abu Sultan Md Salahuddin Babu were present.
After completion of the renovation works, the waste management system of Rangpur Medical College and Hospital, different hospitals, clinics and other heath service-providing institutions will be improved to keep environment clean in the city.