Jamaat congratulates Rangpur people at announcing it City Corporation
Tuesday, 03 July 2012
Jamaat-e-Islami Acting Secretary General Dr Shafiqur Rahman has congratulated the inhabitants of Rangpur as the divisional town has been turned a city corporation.
In a statement on Sunday, Dr Rahman said Rangpur people have been continuing their democratic movement demanding announcement of North Bengal’s old and historical Rangpur municipality as a city corporation for long days and Jamaate has been supporting the demand of the deprived and ignored people of the region.
The government has become compelled to turn the divisional town as City Corporation after the long mass agitations by the region’s people.
We expressed heartfelt congratulation to the peoples of the division for attaining their historical and long cherished achievement, he said.
He also urged the government to take effective measures aimed making the City Corporation as an active and actual one, and to speed up the development activates of Rangpur to fulfill dreams of the people.