POST TIME: 2 February, 2018 00:00 00 AM
Late mayor Annisul Huq remembered
Staff Correspondent

Late mayor Annisul Huq remembered

Late Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Annisul Huq, who passed away on November 30 last year, was recalled in a meeting on Wednesday. The speakers at the programme held at a city hotel recalled the success stories that decorated Annisul’s life in business, cultural and administrative fields . A documentary on Annisul's multidimensional life was shown at the beginning of the programme illustrating his dedicated involvement with DNCC, cultural activities and business entrepreneurship.

US Ambassador Mercia Bernicat admired Annisul's massive endeavors through which a lot of dramatic changes were brought to Dhaka city.

His dynamism greatly reduced traffic jams on different roads of the city and he succeeded in cleaning up the city to a remarkable extent, Syed Badrul Ahsan, Associate Editor of The Asian Age said while addressing the programme. Bangladesh Bank's former governor Dr Atiur Rahman spoke very high of the impressive leadership qualities Annisul possessed.