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Chittagong airport road to be named after Sheikh Hasina

  • Published at 08:41 pm October 20th, 2019
Web_File photo of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina
File photo of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Focus Bangla

Chittagong City Corporation Mayor AJM Nasiruddin announced the decision on Sunday

The Chittagong airport road will be named after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

The decision to name the airport road was unanimously adopted at the 51st general meeting of the 5th elected parishad of Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) held at Theatre Institute Hall in the city on Sunday afternoon.

The city corporation Mayor AJM Nasiruddin announced the decision at the meeting, reports BSS.

In his brief speech, Nasir said the present government under the dynamic leadership of Bangabandhu’s daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina allocated about Tk1 lakh crore for different development projects of the port city, including construction of the Karnaphuli Tunnel and the project for mitigation of water logging.

He further said the airport road from cement crossing to airport point will be turned into four lanes.

 The mayor also said that all the pledges made by the prime minister for development of Chittagong are being materialized.