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Taposh pledges well-governed, developed Dhaka in election manifesto

Published : 29 Jan 2020, 18:50

Sahos Desk

Awami League mayoral candidate for the Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) election on Wednesday, Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh launched a five-point election manifesto promising to strive to create a well-developed and well-run Dhaka.

At noon he declared the election manifesto at the central office of the Awami League.

His five-point manifesto included traditional Dhaka, beautiful Dhaka, vibrant Dhaka, well-governed Dhaka and Dhaka developed

Taposh said, “I will build the Dhaka central jail area as heritage site. I will build museum and art gallery with coordinated efforts and will preserve and restore the traditional characteristics of Old Dhaka through a master plan.”

He said he'll take steps to develop slums in the city and provide the cleaning staff with housing facilities, he said. Elections will now be held on February 1 to both Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC). 

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