Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh, mayor of the Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC), said on Saturday that the city corporation is completely prepared to remove the sacrificial animal waste within the 24 hours.
He made the comment Saturday morning while talking to the media after performing Eid-ul-Azha prayer at the National Baitul Mukarram Mosque.
Taposh said a special programme has been planned from 2pm today, under which the removal process of all the wastes of the sacrificial animals will begin in the areas under DSCC. The cleaning and removal of waste from the cattle markets also started last midnight, he added.
The leave of all the staff members of the DSCC has been cancelled, the mayor said.