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Dhaka, Monday   19 August 2019


Municipal services halted in Mathbaria, extreme sufferings

 Mathbaria Correspondent

 Published: 08:48 PM, 19 July 2019  

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

For the last six days resident of Mathbaria municipality of Pirojpur, are not getting municipal services. Regular activities including tax collection, issuing nationality certificate, trade license, birth & death certificate issuing service are halted. Coming for services people found that the office door locked. No officials or employees are there anymore.

The employees of the institute are now in Dhaka. They are staying in front of national Press Club. From Sunday, they took place here demanding salaries and allowances from the state treasury.

The residents of the area are facing extreme sufferings because of having no services. Dump heap blocked drains of that locality. Road lights are not flaming.

Mathbaria municipality secretary and president of Officer and Staff Association, Md Harun ur Rashid on Friday said that “We will back after filling the demand. It is our right to get salary and allowance from the state treasury. The movement will continue until the demand is accepted.

Noor Hossain Molla, a senior teacher of the area said, “As all types of services of the municipality are stopped we have fallen in many sufferings. Especially, dump stuck in the roads of the area. Exotic rotted bad smells are coming from there. We want an immediate solution to it.