Newly elected mayor of Khulna City
Corporation (KCC) Talukder Abdul Khaleque will take charge tomorrow(Tuesday).
Outgoing mayor of KCC, Moniruzzaman Mony will hand over charge to
Khaleque tomorrow afternoon at Shaheed Altaf auditorium through a colourful
To make the ceremony a total success, KCC and its adjacent areas were
decorated with hundreds of banners and festoons, besides gates and the KCC
building were illuminated, said Sarder Abu Taher, public relation officer of
Parliament members, mayor of different City Corporations and Paurashavas,
Chairman of Zila Parishad, public representatives, different socio-cultural
and political leaders are expected to attend the function. Newly-elected KCC
councilors will also take their charge tomorrow, he said.
Talukder Abdul Khaleque, president of city unit Awami League was elected
KCC mayor for second term by defeating Nazrul Islam Manju, president of city
unit BNP, on May 15, 2018.
Earlier, Khaleque was elected KCC mayor by defeating Moniruzzaman Mony,
city unit general secretary of BNP, on July 15, 2008.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)