In each Cantonment there is a Cantonment Board to serve the Municipal services to its inhabitants (Military/Civil). In this consequences Dhaka Cantonment Board started its activities on 22 December 1951. In Bangladesh there are fifteen Cantonment Board in different Cantonments under Military Lands and Cantonments Directorate. The first CEO of Dhaka Cantonment Board was Mr. Masud Ali khan M.A.P.ml.C.S. He had been on service from 22/12/51 to 10/04/52.