Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s name would be the new name of Chittagong airport road, announced by the Chittagong City Corporation Mayor AJM Nasiruddin on October 20,2019.
The decision to call the airport road was unanimously taken at Sunday afternoon’s 51st General Meeting of the Chittagong City Corporation’s (CCC) 5th Elected Parishad at the Theater Institute Hall in the city.
Nasir said in the speech that Tk1 lakh crore has been allocated for different development projects of the port city, including construction of the Karnaphuli Tunnel and the project for mitigation of water logging by the present government under the dynamic leadership of Bangabandhu’s daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
He also said the airport road will be transformed into four lanes from cement crossing to airport point. The mayor also said that all the Chittagong development pledges made by the prime minister are being fulfilled.