Khulna City Corporation Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleque said, "We are working to build the Khulna metropolis in a planned manner. Therefore, development works of roads and drains are in progress.
Noting that the continuation of development work has been hampered due to the outbreak of corona virus, the city mayor said that development work will be resumed by following the hygiene rules.
The Mayor made the remarks at a meeting with representatives of the consulting team of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET), on "Important and Damaged Roads Development and Rehabilitation of Khulna City Corporation" at Nagar Bhaban's GIZ auditorium on Monday.
The city mayor added that the perimeter of the city is gradually increasing. Development work needs to be implemented in line with the increased portion. For this, he sought the cooperation of all concerned including KUET.
KUET Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Sajjad Hossain, KCC Chief Executive Officer (Joint Secretary) Palash Kanti Bala, Consultant Representative Prof. Rokon Uzzaman, KCC Chief Engineer Md. Ejaz Morshed Chowdhury and others were present in the meeting.