Jagannathpur Sadar Union Parishad has formed municipality in 1999 with the effort of national leader Abdus Samad Azad. In 2002, municipal chairman Mizanur Rashid Mizan provided partial Lamppost but the lights were damaged in the long-term mismanagement. As a result, the whole city drowned in darkness. After 19 years, the city residents were happy to get the light.
Jagannathpur municipality panel mayor Shafiqul Haque said the roads remained dark. It was difficult to move. There were accidents, hijacking risks. Lamppost lights have changed scenario of the municipality, all are happy to have it.
Municipal Mayor Abdul Monaf said that for the first time, two hundred lampposts have been installed on different roads of the municipal town. The lights will be installed on all the roads gradually.