620 illegal signboards demolished

Staff Correspondent | Published: 00:46, Sep 17,2020


Dhaka North City Corporation mobile courts on Wednesday demolished 620 more illegal signboards and auctioned the goods at Tk 1,79,500 on the spots.

The mobile courts also fined Tk 97,000 for keeping construction materials on roads and footpaths, said a press release. Three different mobile courts led by DNCC executive magistrates — Abdul Hamid Mia, Motakabbir Ahmed and Sazia Afrin conducted the drives and realised the fines.

DNCC mayor Md Atiqul Islam on Tuesday inaugurated the drives against illegal billboards.

Officials said that the drive would be continued.

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