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Atiqul to announce election manifesto Sunday

  • Published at 12:11 am January 26th, 2020
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DNCC mayoral candidate Atiqul Islam at a press conference at Lakeshore hotel in Dhaka on Sunday, January 26, 2020 Dhaka Tribune

There will be surprises in the election manifesto, he says

Awami League mayoral candidate for Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) polls Atiqul Islam will announce his election manifesto on Sunday.

The polls manifesto will be announced through a press conference at Lakeshore Hotel in Dhaka in the morning, according to the media cell of the ruling party candidate, reports UNB. 

"There will be surprises in the election manifesto," Atiqul said while speaking at a rally at the Gulshan Health Club Park on Saturday.

DNCC Mayoral candidate Atiqul Islam at a press conference at Lakeshore hotel in Dhaka on Sunday, January 26, 2020 | Dhaka Tribune

He also said he will turn DNCC into a modern, dynamic, healthy and humane city if he is elected in the election. 

"Safety of the citizens will be ensured and there will be ample grounds and parks for playing games and sports. I want our next generation to grow up with good health," he added.

The Awami League mayoral runner also called upon his party leaders and activists not to create public sufferings and traffic jam while carrying out campaign for him.

"Do not do anything that hurts people. I want to work as a servant of people if elected," he said.

The meeting was attended among others by Dhaka north city Awami League President Sheikh Bazlur Rahman and General Secretary SM Mannan Kochi.

Atiqul also conducted electioneering in other areas of the city, including Narda Bazar.