Dhaka, Bangladesh
Two Dhaka city corporations directed to reassess holding tax

Two Dhaka city corporations directed to reassess holding tax

Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Minister Md Tazul Islam Thursday informed the parliament that Dhaka south and north city corporations have been directed for reassessing the holding tax through online-based automation system, reports BSS. The newly-attached areas to the two city corporations have also been brought under holding tax reassessment, he said while replying to a starred question made by treasury bench lawmaker AKM Rahmatullah in the House here with Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury in the chair. Responding to another starred question made by treasury bench lawmaker Benjir Ahmed, Tazul said the Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (DWASA) is implementing a project for changing all old water supply pipelines launching DMA through trenchless technology to resolve the problem of water pollution through the pipelines. The LGRD minister, however, said the DWASA is supplying pure water throughout the Dhaka south and north city corporations' areas.

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