Founder – Lions Club of Chittagong Parijat Elite


In memory of Late Ln Shamsunnahar Rahman Paran, MJF, Chartered Membership Chairperson, Founder , Guardian Lion of The Lions Club of Chittagong ParijatElite andFounder, Ghashful, RokeyaPadak 2021 winner (posthumously) for Pioneering Social Development and Women’s Empowerment

Late Shamsun Nahar Rahman Paran, MJF, was the Founder of Lions Club of Chittagong Parijat Elite, LCI Dist.315-B4, Bangladesh and a Melvin Jones Fellow for humanitarian works. She was also the founder of Ghashful. She was a visionary trailblazer woman, a pioneer social change maker. She did path breaking role in social innovations, like, working with untouchables, marginalized communities, rehabilitations of War Heroines: women freedom fighters, women’s empowerment etc.. She worked hard after liberation war in rebuilding war torn Bangladesh. Her dream was to empower through education, health, rights and economic emancipation of the vulnerable and marginalized people of the community to lead a life with dignity. We, pay our deep respect heartfelt homage to her in celebrating 13th Charter Anniversary of the Lions Club of Chittagong Parijat Elite. She will remain in our heart as our guardian angel and always be the source of inspiration.