Tura, June 18: In an effort to help residents of the Chibinang and Phulbari area, as well as be a watch dog for human rights, a group of likeminded individuals of the area have opened a new NGO in the region.
The NGO, named Anti Corruption and Human Development Organization (ACHDO) will look to bring out cases of corruption, injustice, awareness and communal harmony, help the poor and needy, create awareness of rights of democracy and entitlement as well as to coordinate with the government for grievance redressal. The NGO will also work to root out all anti social elements from society.
The society was opened in the month of October 2017 and got its registration this month.
“We are passionate about working for society and that is why decided to be a part of this platform for social change. We will work with people of the area as well with other NGOs in trying to bring about positive change in society,” said president of the NGO, Ishraful Haque.
Ishraful will be assisted by Ashidur Sheikh as secretary, Anowar Hossain as vice president and Monirul Islam as general secretary along with other office bearers.