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Disposal of animal waste underway in Dhaka

  • Published at 09:30 pm August 12th, 2019
Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon-Focus Bangla
Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon speaks to the reporters during the inauguration of waste disposal activities in Dhaka on Monday. August 12, 2019 Focus Bangla

As many as 14,000 cleaners have been working to remove animal waste in two city corporations

The disposal of waste of sacrificial animals is going on in both Dhaka north and south city corporations.

Though the cleaners started removing waste of sacrificial animals from Monday morning, the work formally started in full swing from the afternoon as per prior announcement to keep the city clean.

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam inaugurated the waste disposal activities at Uttara around 2:30pm.

On the other hand, Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon inaugurated the activities of animal waste removal at Dholaikhal around 3:30pm.

As many as 14,000 cleaners have been working to remove animal waste in two city corporations. 

Both the city corporations are working to remove waste of sacrificial animals within 24 hours. Necessary bags were distributed ahead of the Eid-ul-Azha in every ward in the city for the waste management.