Dhaka cannot be ‘healthy’ without parks-playgrounds: Mayor Atiq

Dhaka North Mayor’s Cup Basketball Tournament-2024 has ended. Gregorian ACES became the champion. First runner-up is Independent University (IUB).

After the final match on Friday (July 5) night, the prizes were handed over to the winners at Uttara Sector 4 Park.

Speaking as the chief guest at the prize distribution ceremony, DNCC Mayor said that Dhaka cannot be ‘healthy’ without parks and playgrounds. A healthy generation cannot be raised.

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Dhaka cannot be 'healthy' without parks-playgrounds: Mayor Atiq

At this time, the DNCC mayor also said that those occupying the fields and parks should leave quickly. Or else you have to answer to the new generation. Where will your social status stand on that day?

At this time, he also urged everyone to speak out against the occupiers.

Students of 44 educational institutions and academies of Dhaka participated in this tournament which started on June 29.