POST TIME: 20 April, 2019 00:00 00 AM
RCC to adopt Tk 3,000cr mega project
BSS, Rajshahi

RCC to adopt Tk 3,000cr mega project

Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) is going to adopt a mega project involving around Taka 3,000 crore for improving living and livelihood condition of its people. AHM Khairuzzaman Liton, Mayor of RCC, revealed this while addressing the opening session of a four-day housing fair at green plaza of the City Bhaban here yesterday afternoon as the chief guest.

He says the project titled “Integrated Urban Infrastructure Development in Rajshahi City” will be adopted in order to promoting the city’s major need-based sectors. Upon its approval and successful implementation, the project will contribute a lot towards taking the city to a new height, he added.

Real Estate and Developers Association (REDA) organized the fair showcasing its products in 32 stalls. Chaired by REDA President Towfiqur Rahman Lavlu the inaugural session was addressed, among others, by Commissioner of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Humayun Kabir, President of Rajshahi Chamber of Commerce and Industries Md Muniruzzaman and REDA General Secretary Mizanur Rahman Kazi.

Mayor Liton urged the REDA members to construct building after following the building code so that all sorts of casualty and loss of assets can be averted.

Highlighting the enormous prospects of foreign investment here he says foreign investment can be the vital means of bolstering economic condition of Rajshahi as it is enriched with massive natural resources including surplus agricultural production.

Liton also called for more industries in the region for bolstering its economy coupled with improving the living and livelihood condition of people.

Adequate industrialization could be the effective means of more employment generation and the best uses of the surplus agricultural production, he added.