23 cattle markets for Dhaka proposed

Staff Correspondent | Published: 23:42, May 24,2021


Dhaka South City Corporation and Dhaka North City Corporation invited tenders for 23 makeshift cattle markets in the capital city to facilitate buying and selling of sacrificial animals on the occasion of Eid-ul Adha this year.

Beside the two permanent cattle markets, DSCC invited tender for 13 and DNCC for 10 cattle markets under their jurisdiction, said the officials concerned on Monday.

The permanent markets are DNCC’s Gabtoli and DSCC’s Sarulia.

In 2020, the two city corporations invited tender for 24 cattle markets but finally 17 cattle markets ran considering the spread of pandemic.

DSCC plans cattle markets at Khilgaon Moitrisangha Club and its adjacent open spaces, the Institute of Leather Technology playground at Hazaribagh, Postagola cremation ground, Meradia Bazar and adjacent area, Little Friends Club and Kamalapur Stadium adjacent open space, Donia College and adjacent open space at Jatrabari, Dhupkhola East and Club adjacent open spaces, Dholaikhal Terminal adjacent open spaces, Aftabnagar Eastern Housing E Block, Amulia Model Town, Rahmatganj Club adjacent open space at Lalbagh, Shyampur Kadamtoli Truck Stand and Golapbagh DSCC Market adjacent open spaces.

DNCC asked tender for markets at Uttara Sector 1, Bhatara (Sayeednagar), Kaula Shiyaldanga, Purbachal Bridge, Uttarkhan Moinartek, Shahidnagar Housing, Bhashantek Road, Aftabnagar, Uttara Sector 15, Mirpur Section 6 (Eastern Housing and Dhaka Polytechnic Institute playground).  

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