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DSCC fines building owners, real estate companies over Aedes larvae

  • Published at 09:38 pm August 21st, 2019
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They were fined a total of Tk1.7 lakh

Mobile courts of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) have fined owners of 10 buildings and three real estate companies a total of Tk1.7 lakh, after finding Aedes mosquito larvae in and around their establishments.

Regional Executive Officer and Executive Magistrate Mizanur Rahman led a drive in Kathalbagan area on Wednesday.

The team visited 28 houses and fined the owner of an under construction building of Standard Builders’ Tk1 lakh and an owner of a building of Free School street Tk8, 000 as they found Aedes larvae there.

Another drive was led by Executive Magistrate Babar Ali at Azimpur Madhya Colony and he fined Tk25, 000, each, to the manager of Nurani construction and the engineer of Padma Construction Associates. 

Executive Magistrate Udayan Dewan led a drive at Shubash Bose Avenue.

They visited 60 houses and two colleges and fined an owner of the house Tk5, 000. 

Besides, two other owners were fined Tk5, 000, each, on Doaganj and RK Mission road.