Creation of KDA
KDA was established as semi-autonomous body on 21 January 1961 by the then East Pakistan Govt. by an ordinance called ‘The Khulna Development Authority Ordinance, 1961′. It was established for development of Master Plan, planned development in master plan area and to restrict unplanned development of Khulna City and its suburb areas. At present, KDA is working under the Ministry of Housing and Public works of the Government according to ‘Khulna Development Authority Act, 2018’.