A Brief History
In each Cantonment there is a Cantonment Board to serve the Municipal services to its inhabitants (Military/Civil). In this consequences Chattogram Cantonment Board started its activities on 06 June 1952. In Bangladesh there are sixteen Cantonment Board in different Cantonments under Military Lands and Cantonments Directorate. The first Cantonment Executive Officer of Chattogram Cantonment Board was Mr. Abdul Jalil. He had been on service from 06/06/1952 to 10/05/1954.
Duties and Discretionary Function of Cantonment Board.
Cantonment Board Govern by the Cantonments Act, 2018 (Act 27 of 2018). As per the Act Chattogram cantonment Board does all types municipal activities like conservancy service, running Schools, provide streetlights, setup and maintain gardens, roads, park, grave-yard, plantation and beautification etc.At present there is one School under Chattogram Cantonment Board.