Atiqul Islam

Atiqul Islam

Overhauling Dhaka's bus service, a big step towards sustainable mobility

The much-awaited trial run of a new city bus service in a small corridor of Dhaka will begin on 1 December, under an ambitious project that aims to eventually put in place an effective public ...

A man gets off a bus in the middle of the road with a moving bus in the back in Bangla Motor area in Dhaka.

Traffic jam

Tax to be imposed for driving cars in upscale areas: Mayor Atiqul

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayor Atiqul Islam has said people would need to pay an additional tax to drive personal cars in elite areas like Gulshan-Baridhara of the capital from now on

DNCC mayor Atiqul Islam addressing an event organised on the accession of world private car free day

Around 900,000 cows to be sacrificed in Dhaka city

Around 900,000 cows will be sacrificed in Dhaka city during this Eid, according to officials of both the Dhaka city corporations

Around 900,000 cows to be sacrificed in Dhaka city

Keep front of house clean or see more garbage: DNCC mayor

DNCC headquarters set a control room to coordinate the waste management. Control room contacts are: 0258814220, 09602222333, 09602222334

Keep front of house clean or see more garbage: DNCC mayor

Interview: Atiqul Islam

'Dhaka is a city of encroachment and pollution'

In an interview with Prothom Alo, DNCC mayor Atiqul Islam speaks in detail about the pros and cons of the city corporation's work, his election commitments and future plans.

Atiqul Islam

Mayoral Dialogue on Safe, Sustainable, Inclusive Cities

‘Urban policy must be approved’

By the year 2041, half of the total population will be living in cities. And 80 per cent of work will be centred on cities. Each and every city needs to prepare for this massive workload

‘Urban policy must be approved’

1,000-bed Covid-19 dedicated hospital inaugurated

Dhaka North City Corporation hospital with 1000-bed capacity was inaugurated on Sunday as Covid-19 dedicated one with all necessary facilities to treat coronavirus patients adding further improvement ...

1,000-bed Covid-19 dedicated hospital inaugurated

DNCC steps to destroy mosquitoes in breeding grounds failed

Dhaka North City Corporation mixed insecticide in the water of the mosquito breeding grounds to destroy the larva and bring the pests under control, but to no avail

Insecticide being sprayed to destroy adult mosquitos in the daytime as part of Dhaka North City Corporation's drive to bring Culex mosquitoes under control. Culex mosquitoes, however, stay within bushes and shrubbery at this time. This picture was taken on Monday in Mirpur's Shagufta canal area

Atiqul takes office as DNCC mayor

Dhaka North City Corporation mayor Atiqul Islam took charge of the office on Wednesday for the second consecutive term.

Dhaka North City Corporation mayor Atiqul Islam takes charge of office.

DNCC now ready to control mosquitoes

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) is ready to control the breeding rate of Culex mosquitos to protect the city dwellers from mosquito borne diseases, said Mayor Md Atiqul Islam on Wednesday, ...

DNCC now ready to control mosquitoes
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