Atiqul assumes office as DNCC mayor today
Atiqul Islam is going to take the office as the mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) for the next five years in his second term today. The program will be held at the mayor’s office of Nagar Bhaban in the capital’s Gulshan on Wednesday afternoon. This information was made in a press release sent from the public relations office of DNCC.
The notification said, he will take charge from Jamal Mostafa, the acting mayor of DNCC. After taking office, he will hold an online press conference from his city building office. It is learned that the online briefing of the mayor will start at 12:45 pm this afternoon.
On the other hand, Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC)’s newly elected Mayor Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh is scheduled to take over the charge from the outgoing DSCC Mayor Mohammad Sayeed Khokon on May 17. In this regard, Dhaka South City Corporation Public Relations Officer Uttam Kumar said, the term of the incumbent board expires on May 16. According to him, the newly elected mayor of DSCC will take charge on May 17. However, the time has not been officially set yet.