Category Archives: RAJUK

RAJUK committed to make livable and functional Dhaka – Engr. Jainal Abedin Bhuiya

Interview by Md. Munir Hussain Considering the primacy of Dhaka, the city must be functional to accelerate the growth of the nation as well as smooth running of the day…

Reflections on RAJUK and Dhaka Structure Plan 2016-2035

The New ‘Dhaka Structure Plan 2016-2035’ has been prepared under Regional Development Planning (RDP) Project within City Region Development Project (CRDP, Package No. CRDP/RAJUK//S-01, Loan No. BAN-2695), funded by the…

RAJUK: Responsibilities and activities of development control wing

According, the Development Control Wing of Raj performs a number of responsibilities and activities. these are as follows: At present the territorial jurisdiction of Rajuk has been divided into eight…

RAJUK and development control of Dhaka city-some reflections, observations and suggestions

Md. Shah Alam Chowdhury Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (RAJUK) is the custodian of Dhaka`s planning, development and development control. Development Control is one out of three roles of RAJUK. It is…

RAJUK: The Uttara Apartment Project

Dhaka Metropolitan city, the capital city of Bangladesh is the busiest and densely populated city. There is shortage of dwelling places for mass people, due to abnormal high cost of…

RAJUK: Purbachal New Town Project

Dhaka experienced tremendous growth during the period 1980-2000. In a matter of quarter of a century, the population grew by 5 million, almost 2,00,000 a year. This led to sprawling…

RAJUK: Extension of madani avenue project

In Dhaka city Inadequacy of road network has been observed for a couple of decades. Considering the fact, a few road networks were planned in 1985-1988. Although there was a…

RAJUK: System of financial management and contribution to national exchequer

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartri-pakkha a service oriented statutory body under the Ministry of Housing and Public works, Govt. of Bangladesh was created as per provision of the Town Improvement Act of…

Land use of Dhaka metropolitan development plan area: Past and present scenario

Dhaka is the capital of the country located in a strategically central geographical position that accommodates about 10% of the nation’s population. Dhaka is the most industrialized region accommodating the…

Organic architectonic system and quantitative indicator of open space situation in urban progression of Dhaka

In the history of human civilization, more than half of the world’s population was living in cities in very recent years. The urban population will get in touch with 5…