Press Conference- SUPRO organizes a special campaign program on District Budget in Tangail which is recently declared by Finance Minister. Of the part of district budget campaign SUPRO Tangail district committee has organized a press conference on 26 April 2013 at Tangail Press Club. SUPRO Chairperson and Coordinator participated the conference.
Coordinator , Kazi Shafiqur Rahman present the concept paper on district budget where SUPRO Chairperson, District President and Secretary answer the question raised from journalists from different media. President and Secretary of Tangail Press Club were present at the conference. Coordinator of SUPRO explained the proposed SUPRO design of district budget which reflected peoples/mass participation. Discussion Meeting on Concept of District Budget- on 27 April 2013 SUPRO organized a discussion meeting on the concept of district budget where SUPRO share it’s views about district budget.
Discussion Meeting at Jella Parishad Auditorium
Among distinguished guest Jela Parishad Prosashok was the chief guest where Additional District Commissioner, Tangail and Deputy Civil Surgeon, Tangail were the special guests. Several stakeholders and representatives from CSOs, grassroots organizations, journalists, farmers, labors, women, students, teachers, govt. officials and from relevant sector attended the discussion meetings and gave their opinion on district budget. Chairperson of SUPRO was present the discussion meeting.
Participatory District Budget Demanded in Tangail
After the declaration of district budget by Finance Minister SUPRO organizes a special campaign program on District Budget in Tangail. Of the part of district budget campaign SUPRO Tangail district committee has organized pre-budget discussion meeting in 2 ward level ( one is in 7 no. Ward of Dannya Union and another is in 15 no. Ward of Tangail Pourosova), 1 Pourosova (Tangail) , 1 Union (Dannya), 1 Upozila (Tangail Sadar) and lastly at District level. Total 6 Pre-budget Discussion Meetings are held.
Coordinator of SUPRO, Kazi Shafiqur Rahman conducted the discussion meetings. Monju Rani Pramanik, District Secretary of Tangail of SUPRO and Khandokar Nazimuddin, President of SUPRO, Tangail Committee attended and facilitated the meetings. In the discussion meeting local people raised their needs and demands to implement those in upcoming budget 2013-14. At ward level both in union and pourosova level, huge numbers of male and female were present. At union, pourosova, upozilla and district level chairman, members, councilors, mayor, govt. officials and representatives from several stakeholders and representatives from CSOs, grassroots organizations, journalists, farmers, labors, women, students, teachers, govt. officials and from relevant sector attended the discussion meetings and raised their demands on district budget. Chairperson of SUPRO was present at district level discussion meeting.