Dhaka is the most polluted city in the world
Published: 25 Nov 2019 Updated: 26 Nov 2019
Environment, Forests and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin said that Dhaka city has become the most polluted city in the world.
The minister was talking to reporters before the intra-ministerial meeting on the remedy from air and sound pollution at the secretariat on Monday.
The reasons behind pollution are dust from construction works of government and private development projects including metro rail project, and the black smoke emitted from brickfields and unfit vehicles, Shahab Uddin narrated.