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DSCC announces 6,741cr budget for FY2022-23


Published : 04 Aug 2022 09:59 PM

Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh has announced the budget of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) for the fiscal year 2022-23 of be Tk 6 thousand 741 crore 28 lakh. This budget was announced on Thursday in the Mayor Hanif Auditorium of Nagar Bhaban.

This budget was unanimously approved in the fifteenth corporation meeting of the second council of Dhaka South City Corporation at Mayor Hanif Auditorium of Nagar Bhaban on July 26. Besides, the revised budget for the fiscal year 2021-22 was also approved in that meeting.

The revised budget of South City for the fiscal year 2021-22 was Tk 1,923 crore. Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh has announced the budget of the last two fiscal years since assuming the post of mayor. This is his third budget announcement since assuming office. In the budget of the fiscal year 2022-23, the initial status of the income portion has been estimated at Tk 593.69 crore, revenue income at Tk 1208.70 crore, other income at Tk 57.80 crore, government wholesale and special allocation at Tk 65 crore and total income from government and foreign sources at Tk 4816 crore. 09 crores.

According to sources of Dhaka South City Corporation, the revised budget of 2021-22 financial year has been approved in the last corporation meeting of Tk 1 thousand 923 crores. The budget announced for the financial year 2021-22 was Tk 6 thousand 731 crore 52 lakh. Apart from this, a budget of Tk 6 thousand 119 crore 56 lakh was announced for the financial year 2020-21. In continuation of this, the organization announced a budget of Tk 6 thousand 741 crore 28 lakh for the financial year 2022-23.

Dhaka South City Corporation Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh said at the budget announcement ceremony, I have passed twenty-seven months of taking charge as mayor. I took charge during the final outbreak of the first wave of the corona epidemic and like the rest of the world, Bangladesh was under the most frightening situation of the corona epidemic for most of the last 2 years. In the midst of this corona epidemic for the welfare of the people of Dhaka, we started our extensive campaign with a new passion and action plan. In the continuation of this, in the past days, we have advanced to a new level by strengthening and strengthening the foundation of developing Dhaka.

He said that just as a specific and effective plan is needed before starting any activity, the budget provides the same guidance for the future development activities. Gives an opportunity to review the organization's weaknesses and strengths over the past few days. Therefore, it can be said that the budget is the most meaningful official document in the way of matching the expectations and achievements of the people and continuously strengthening the foundation of the organization. That is why the implementation of the budget for the financial year 2020-21 and 2021-22 was very important for us.