There will be a 20-member board, headed by a chairman, to run the GDA. The chairman and four full-time members will be nominated by the government for three years.

The GDA’s jurisdiction will be Gazipur City Corporation as well as its adjoining areas to be fixed by the government through issuing gazettes from time to time.

According to the bill, anyone will be fined Tk one million if he or she uses land going beyond the GDA plan.