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Amar MP is a voluntary social organization, which was established on 14 February 2017. The organization has been formed to connect with Members of Parliament with the voters of Bangladesh to ensure accountability, transparency and neutrality among MPs. The organization has won several international awards, including “the Best Regional Enterprise”. On 20 December 2017, Europe Business Enggel (EABA) nominated AmarMP as "Best Regional Enterprise" from the United Nations. This organization also received the mBillionth Award by India's Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF).[3]

Amar MP Social Voluntary Organization
Amar MP
আমার এমপি ডট কম.png
Logo of Amar MP
MottoAmar MP Social Voluntary Organization
FormationFebruary 14, 2017; 2 years ago (2017-02-14) [1]
FounderSushanta Das Gupta [2]
Location
  • Amar MP, Lovely Villa, Ground Floor, Commercial Area, Habiganj Sadar, Habiganj-3300, Bangladesh
Official language
(in Bengali)
Chairman
Sushanta Das Gupta
AffiliationsInformation and Communication Technology Division, Bangladesh
Staff (2019)
15
Volunteers (2019)
15000
Websiteamarmp.com


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HistoryEdit

Amar MP was established and registered on 14 February 2017 with the aim to bring accountability among the Jatiya Sangsad members. Amar MP was officially launched on 16 January 2018 by Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Junaid Ahmed Palak.[4]The first answer by vedio was given by MP Moin Uddin Khan Badal by Video. He is the lawmaker from Chittagong-8 constituency.[5]

ActivitiesEdit

Amar MP organised a series of talk shows at the Channel 24, Bangladesh before the 11th Parliamentary Election of Bangladesh. It created huge wave at Bangladesh politics. Amar MP is very vocal at raising voice when it sees any corruption at any sector in Bangladesh. Amar MP won the mBillionth Award by Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF)on 4 August 2017.[6] Prime Minister's Information and Technology Advisor Sajeeb Wazed Joy congratulated Amar MP on receiving mBillionth Award.[7] Amar MP organized a human chain at Sylhet on 19th February 2019 protesting an alleged corruption by Ariful Haque Chowdhury, the Mayor of Sylhet City Corporation.[8][9]

Awards and HonorsEdit

  • mBillionth Award by Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF)on 4 August 2017.[6][10]
  • THE BIZZ Business Excellence Award (August 4, 2017).[11][12]
  • "Open Parliament through Digital Engagement", of Amar MP Social Voluntary Organization, Bangladesh has been nominated in category 7 in the World Summit on the Information Society 2018 Prizes. WSIS an event that is held annually at ITU headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. [13]

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ReferencesEdit

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  4. ^ "Amarmp.com launched - Dhaka Tribune". www.dhakatribune.com.
  5. ^ "MP Badal replies to citizen's query in video message". dhakatribune.com. Retrieved 19 March 2019.
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  9. ^ "Contractor accuses SCC mayor of embezzlement". The Daily Star. Newspaper. 2019-02-20. Retrieved 19 March 2019.
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  13. ^ "WSIS Prizes 2018". WSIS. Retrieved 19 March 2019.