Conference of Moulovibazar district committee of SHUJAN-Citizens for Good Governance was held on 27 November 2014. Chief guest Dr. Badiul Alam Majumdar, secretary, central committee, and special guest Dilip Kumar Sarkar, central coordinator delivered their speech. Besides leaders and followers of Moulovibazar district, different upazila and union committees, invited representatives from various sectors in the district sadar were also present there. In total more than two hundred and fifty participants participated in the inaugural session. District committee consisted of 29 members was formed through council after inaugural session.
The inaugural session of district conference was inaugurated well with the national anthem performed by Bangladesh Udichi Cultural group. One mass music and patriotic music ‘Dhano Dhanya Pushpo Vora’ composed by Dwijendralal Ray were presented after the national anthem.
Honor the chair
DR. Sadik Ahmad, president, Moulovibazar SHUJAN committee presided over the inaugural session. Dr. Badiul Alam Majumdar, chief guest, Dilip Kumar Sarkar, special guest, Advocate M. Yahya Muzahid, Senior vice president, district committee, Iqubal Hossain, vice president, Mr. Niharendu Bhatacharch, and Jahorlal Dutta, secretary, district committee honored the chair.
Obituary proposal and one minute silence
Obituary proposal for leaders of various sectors of district level including central leaders of SHUJAN who passed away was decided with a view to commit them to memory and one minute silence was observed in honor to them in between first and second session of the conference. Mr. Abu Reza Siddique Imon proposed the obituary proposal.
Welcome speech and organizational report
Jahorlal Dutta, secretary, district committee, welcomed all the participants through his welcome speech on the set of the conference and presented organizational report. He sought help from all including describing whole day activities in his welcome speech. He presented detailed information from the first conference to up to date including initial activities in Moulovibazar. At the same time, he also mentioned future plan.
Speech of distinguished guests
Dr. Badiul Alam Majumdar, secretary, central committee, gave his speech as chief guest in the conference. He stated that SHUJAN is working with a view to establish democracy, development and good governance in the country. Presently, base of democracy of the country is feeble. Though election which is considered as the first step of democracy, it is at the door of wreck. In regard to the last election held on 5th January, he told that this election was voterless and constructively fraud. People’s opinions were not reflected in this election. Provision of autocratic government is on the way. Endeavor to protect voice of the aware people through introduction of various laws and orders including 15th and 16th amendment of constitution are in practicing. Not only inclusive election is enough to get relief from this situation but also conciliation among the political parties is needed for sustainable solution of political crisis. Dilip Kumar Sarkar, central coordinator, SHUJAN, briefly presented introduction of SHUJAN in his speech. He presented emergence of SHUJAN: Goals and objectives; accomplished activities in various time; remarkable achievements; attitude of political parties specially acting power government towards SHUJAN; past, present and future challenges; presently executing activities; and near future plan etc. in his speech.
Besides chief and special guests, great freedom fighter Ananda Mohon Sinha, leader of aborigines people, Porimol Shil Barek, leader of tea workers, Akmol Hossain Nipu, reparesntative of Prothom Alo, Moulovibazar, and Sahela Begum and Ketaki Ronjan Bhattachharja, member, Amtoil union, gave their speech on behalf of the civil society.
Speech of SHUJAN leaders
Among the SHUJAN leaders Advocate Yahya Muzahid, Mr. Iqubal Hossain and Mr. Niharendu, vice president, Moulovibazar district committee, Mr. Mohammad Hossain Kuti, president, Komolgonj upazila committee, Mr. Motiur Rahman, president, Kuraura upazila committee, Mr. Nirmolkanti Dhar, president Moulovibazar sadar committee, Mr. Badrul Hossain, secretary, Kulaura upazila committee, Mr. Kawsar Iqubal, secretary, Sremongol upazila etc. delivered their speech. In addition, Mr. Abdul Jalil, Mr. Subroto Kumar Singh, Mr. Nasir Khan, Mr. Jahngir Hossain, Mr Fakrul Hossain, Mr Seetaram Ghos and Mrs. Suborna Rani Biswash kept their speech.
Declaration of end of inaugural session
Sadik Ahmad, chair of the conference and president of Moulovibazar zila committee declared end of the conference by giving thanks and expressing gratefulness to all the participants including guests after inaugural session.
Formation of district committee
District committee consisted of 29 members proposed by subject committee was accepted unanimously in the council. DR. Sadik Ahmad and Joharlal Dutta, president and secretary of the earlier committee were elected for the same position respectively.