9th National Council of Bangladesh Dalit and Excluded Rights Movement (BDERM)
Bangladesh Dalit and Excluded Rights Movement (BDERM) organized pre-budget consultation with a view to prepare demand of Dalit community for the upcoming 2018-19 national budget of Bangladesh. The consultation was held at Institute of Education and Research of Dhaka University on May 4, 2018. The consultation was chaired by Moni Rai Das, Vice President, BDERM. The guests present were Zakir Hossain, Chief Executive, Nagorik Uddyog; Mihir Biswas, Joint General Secretary, Bangladesh Paribesh Andolon (BAPA). The key note was presented by Banani Biswas, Secretary of Women Affairs, BDERM. Dalit leaders from different parts of Bangladesh attended the consultation and placed their demands.