Health Desk--7 August, 2018: The month-long mosquito elimination campaign is being accelerated to turn Rangpur into a clean city free from ‘Chikungunya’ and ‘Dengu’ diseases soon.
Mayor of Rangpur Mostafizar Rahman Mostafa said this while handing over a ‘Fogger Machine’ to officials of the section concerned of Rangpur City Corporation (RpCC) at a function held at City Bhaban in Rangpur district on Sunday afternoon.
Earlier, Mayor Mostafa launched the month-long ‘Mosquito Elimination Programme-2018’ on April 18 in the city.
With City Councilor Sekendar Ali in the chair, City Councilors Mahbubar Rahman Manju, Haradhan Roy, Sirajul Islam, among others, addressed the function.
Mayor Mostafa expressed satisfaction over the successes achieved during the past one fortnight in maintaining cleanliness at office premises, institutions, homesteads and drainage and sewerage systems in the city.