Category Archives: RDA

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RDA needs to be restrengthened

The history of Rajshahi is about a few thousand years old.  But the city started to gain new momentum since 1947 when it got the status of divisional headquarters and…

RDA committed to make Rajshahi metropolis a green and healthy city

Rajshahi Development Authority (RDA) was established under the Rajshahi Town Development Authority Ordinance 1976 for the formulation and execution of plans and schemes for the development of Rajshahi town and…

Rajshahi metropolitan development plan: Means of implementation

The Rajshahi Town Develo-pment Authority (RTDA) was established in 1976 for the formulation and execution of plans and schemes for the development of Rajshahi Town and certain areas in its…

RDA: History and development

The epigraphic record of the famous saint Hazrat Shah Makdhum (Rh.) Dargah alludes the historical importance of Rajshahi, which goes back to at least 1634 A.D. The city was given…

RDA: Financing of the authority

Since its inception in 1976 the Rajshahi Development Authority (RDA) is suffering from financial problems.  In the year 1976, the organization is run throw a government grant of taka 05.00…

Creating employment opportunity in Rajshahi city would be my first priority

The 48-year old BNP central committee Member and Rajshahi City Jubo Dal Convener Mohammad Mossadek Hossain Bulbul is elected Mayor of Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) with a landside victory in…

Vision 2018: An epoch-making initiative for overall development of Rajshahi city

This interview of Mr. AHM Khairuzzaman Liton was taken by our Rajshi Bureau Chief Kazi Gias before RCC election for publication in our June 2013 issue when  Mr. Liton was…

Today’s Rajshahi City: towards Brightness from Shadow

Through many events and by the efforts of many eminent personalities, the tiny township of Rampur Boalia turned into today’s Rajshahi City in the long passage of time. It has…

Glimpse of the history of Rajshahi city

The memorable elements of ancient Varendra and its traditions, which have so far been discovered, are not quite exhausted. If the excavation following modern scientific methods is conducted at Naoda,…

Socio-political background and recreational development of modern Rajshahi

The city of Rajshahi is the divisional headquarter of Rajshahi division as well as the administrative district that bears its name and is one of the seven metropolitan cities of…