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Municipality Short Description
Tarabo Municipality is situated at Rupganj, Narayanganj district. It is 14 kilometers east to Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. The “Dhaka-Sylhet” highway, adjacent to the Sultana Kamal Bridge, has passed through Tarabo Municipality. It has an area of 24.60 sq kilometers. It has 9 wards, 20 Moujas and a population of 1,50,709 people (reference: Census 2011) and it is increasing fast. In 2002, it ws first established as a “C” Class municipality and gradually it ranked up to “A” class in 3rd July, 2013.
It is a heavily industrialized municipality. Many factories and mills of renowned organizations are situated here. As it has grown into a “Satellite city” near Dhaka city, it is becoming popular to people both for residential and commercial purposes.
Tarabo municipality is well known for the production of traditional Jamdani Sarees. Jamdani Sarees are famous in the world since Mughal period. The Jamdani producers’ community is situated here. It is situated over an area of 20 acres which includes 418 plots. Jamdani Industry and Research Center is situated within two Moujas, Noapara and South Rupshi.
The administrative council of Tarabo Municipality consists of 1 elected Mayor, 9 male commissioners for 9 wards, 3 female commissioners (1 female commissioner for 3 wards). To perform the regular day to day activities and functions of the municipality smoothly, there are three divisions, Engineering division, Administration Division and Health, Family planning and Cleaning division. The municipality has 1 Chief Executive Officer who coordinates, supervises and directs the 3 divisions following the government rules and regulations as per the instruction of the Mayor.
Being established as a “C” class municipality in 7th October, 2002, Tarabo Municipality gradually ranked up to “A” class in 3rd June, 2013. It has an area of 24.60 sq kilometers. It has 9 wards, 20 Moujas and a population of 1,50,709 people (reference: Census 2011) and it is increasing fast. After its establishment as “C” class municipality in 2002, Mr. Md. Mahbubur Rahman took over the responsibilities as the First Chairman of the Municipality in 3rd July, 2003. Now present Mayor is Mrs. Hasina Gazi.
Hossain Ahamed Rajib
Nazrul Islam Mofiz
Mr. Asraful Islam
Amir Hossain Bhuiyan
Reserve Seat Counselor
Mrs. Laila Pervin
Mrs. Asma Begum
Mrs. Jusna Begum