TK 40 crore safe drinking water supply project begins in Mymensingh

MYMENSINGH A TK 40 crore project for supplying safe

drinking water among the residents of Ishwargonj municipality began today.

Mayor of the municipality Abdus Satter formally inaugurated the works with

the installation of pipe line at a function held at upazila premises this

noon.

The project, being implemented under the supervision of the Public Health

and Engineering Department (PHED) is expected to be completed by the current

fiscal year.

Executive Engineer (PHED) Samiul Haque, Secretary of the upazila Awami

League Abdul Hakim, Jatiya Party leader Nurul Islam , Chairman of Shohagi

Union Parisad Habibur Rah man Akhand, Councilors and employees, among others,

were present in the inaugural function.

The Mayor in his inaugural speech said if the project is implemented the

residents of the municipality will get facilities of safe drinking water.

We have also planned to modernize the drainage system and sanitation for the

town dwellers in order to ensure healthy environment , the mayor said.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)