National Sports Council (NSC) constructed the pool. Works of the pool was started in February 2017 and completed in November last year. Then, the NSC handed over it to Chattogram Jila Krira Sangstha (CJKS) to run and maintain, they said.

CJKS Executive Committee Treasurer Shahabuddin Md Jahangir told the daily sun that it will be the latest swimming pool having all the modern facilities following international standard in the country.

The pool was developed on over one acre of land as an international standard swimming complex having 1,100 square-metre pool with 50-metre length and 22-metre width.