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Jahangir Alam sworn in as Gazipur mayor

  • Published at 12:39 pm July 26th, 2018
Jahangir Alam
File Photo: Awami League candidate Jahangir Alam during the celebration in his residence at Haricane area in Gazipur | Mehedi Hasan

Awami League candidate Jahangir won the June 26 election to become the second GCC mayor

Jahangir Alam has been sworn in as the new mayor of Gazipur City Corporation (GCC).

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina administered the oath at a ceremony at her office, on Thursday.

Later, 70 newly-elected general ward councillors and reserved-seat female councillors were also sworn in.

Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Minister Khandker Mosharraf Hossain administered the oath to the councillors. Local Government Division Senior Secretary Dr Zafar Ahmed Khan conducted the oath-taking ceremony.

Jahangir, an Awami League candidate, won the June 26 election to become the second mayor of the Gazipur City Corporation.