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    17 more canals to be handed over to city corporations: LGRD minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on May 18, 2021

    Local government, rural development and cooperative minister Md Tazul Islam on Tuesday said that 17 more canals and water bodies under the Bangladesh Water Development...

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    Stop discharging sewage in water bodies: Tazul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on February 15, 2021

    Local government division minister Tazul Islam at a workshop on Sunday urged the city people to stop dumping sewage into the water bodies like canals...

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    DSCC evicts city canal grabbers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on February 15, 2021

    Only eight feet of Shyampur canal exists in width at Bou Bazar point as rest 92 feet of the 100-feet wide canal was grabbed by...

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    Canal grabbers to be evicted soon: Tajul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:37pm on January 24, 2021

    Local government, rural development and cooperatives minister Md Tajul Islam on Sunday said that those who have illegally occupied the canals, including the original Buriganga...

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    40-foot canal reduced to 17-foot drain

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:48pm on January 13, 2021

    A 15-foot-wide concrete road was constructed encroaching on the 40-foot-wide Jirani Khal reducing the water body to 17-foot-wide drain while rest of the canal was...

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    Canal grabbers to be evicted no matter how influential: Atiq

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on January 05, 2021

    Dhaka north city mayor Md Atiqul Islam said that all the illegal structures built encroaching on the city canals would be demolished soon, no matter...

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    Taposh vows to evict city canal grabbers

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 07:00pm on December 01, 2020

    Dhaka south city mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh on Tuesday vowed to reclaim all the canals under the jurisdiction of Dhaka South City Corporation before...

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    Government, businesses kill Dhaka canals

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:32pm on November 28, 2020

    Over 40 canals of the capital have been converted into box culverts, roads and occupied for various government projects, reveal four studies. The studies were...

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    DSCC starts drive to bring canals back to life

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:19am on November 07, 2020

    Dhaka South City Corporation on Friday started cleaning waste from Shampur canal while continuing its drive in Dhanmondi Lake. The campaign is part of DSCC’s...

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    Legal actions against authorities for littering canals, ditches: Atiq

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:58pm on October 07, 2020

    Dhaka north city mayor Md Atiqul Islam on Wednesday said that legal actions would be taken from October 20 against the government, non-government entities and...