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WASA raises water price by 25 percent for households; Secretary General protests

1 June 2020, Mon, 8:51

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Secretary General and former member of Parliament Professor Mia Golam Porwar has issued the following statement on 1 June 2020 protesting Dhaka WASA’s decision to increase tariff once again.

“The water tariff was increased in last September by 5 percent. 7 months after such tariff hike, WASA again increased the tariff for residential users by 25 percent and by 8 percent for commercial users. Miserably, when the entire nation is passing a tough time due to coronavirus pandemic situation, the decision has come into effect since last 1st April. People’s income has been reduced significantly in this pandemic situation. ...

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman


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