The Bangladesh Railway has allocated 1 acre of land to the Chattogram Diabetic Association at a token price of Tk5,000 every year for a diabetic hospital under a condition to reserve 20 beds for railway staff and their families to receive treatment but the hospital violated the agreement and has also rented 2 canteens.
Bangladesh railway has leased 5,291 acres of land for commercial, agriculture and fisheries in Chattogram and Dhaka divisions which consisted 3,006 acres of land in Dhaka division and 1,625 acres of land in Chattogram division.
For a nominal fee of Tk2,000 and Tk6,000 per acre, land has been leased to the health and education sector under a condition of providing free services to railway staff and their families. The conditions have not been complied with most.
As stated by the real estate officer of Bangladesh Railway, the leased land can be used for commercial activities possession of the land will be taken to the authority with eviction and license cancellation.