AOSED and Pani Adhikar Committee (PAC) jointly organized a human chain program today (23.03.2022) in Paikgachha as a part of observing World Water Day – 2022 demanding the conservation of freshwater reservoirs, closure of leases of rivers, canals, and ponds, and ensuring controlled use of groundwater for irrigation. Mr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman Babu, MP of Khulna-6 constituency was present as the Chief Guest on the occasion. Around 1000 participants from different social strata participated spontaneously in the human chain.
Chairman of Soladana Union Parishad Mr. Abdul Manna Gazi, Ex-Vice Chairman of Paikgachha Upazila Mr. Krishnopod Mondol, Assistant Professor of Fosiar Rahman Girl’s College Mr. Moeenul Islam, President of Koyra Pani Adhikar Committee Mr. Rajib Bachhar, President of Paikgachha Lawyer’s Association Mr. Ajit Kumar Mondal, WASH Coordinator of BRAC Mr. Rezaul Karim, Health worker and secretary of Mahumdkati Village Climate Resilient People’s Committee (VCRPC) Mr. Rajib Ganguly, Vice-president of Mahmudkati VCRPC Dr. Basudeb Ray, UP member Mr. Sankar Biswas, President of Mahmudkati VCRPC Mr. Manik Bhadra, President of Ramnathpur VCRPC Mr. Sadekuzzaman were among the speakers in the human chain program. General Secretary of the Pani Adhikar Committee moderated the proceedings of the event.