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Youth is capable of presenting a beautiful society and nice country by removing all the social obstacles. One good example is a group of youth in a village of DENGAPARA of Patiya Upazila under the Chittagong District. The people of DENGAPARA village were neglected and deprived of their basic rights such as education, food, cloth, shelter and medical etc. In order to gain those rights, NOWZUWAN to start path as a NOWZUWAN Club in 1977 by the endeavor of ambitious youths, whose activities were limited within various sports and literature. In 1992, it started economic & social development activities along with continuing sports and literature activities, with the name NOWZUWAN Social Development Organizations. At present, the development activities of NOWZUWAN Club have been expanded from DENGAPARA village to various Upazila of Chittagong District & Chittagong City Cooperation. NOWZUWAN is now purely a Non-Governmental-Organization. It has Governmental approval in 1980, with the help of former M.P. and its founder member Mr. Sirajul Islam Chowdhury. Although it was established at 1977, due to recruitment of its founding members, its activities had been paused for few years. Later on, some youths of DENGAPARA village took the responsibility of this organization in 1988.

In 1988 Present General Secretary (Mohammad Imam Hossain Chowdhury) to involve NOWZUWAN at his student life period. At that time it had a constitution and only one office. Since the members were too occupied with college studies, its activities were again suspended in 1990. In 1992, these members gathered all the ambitious youth at DENGAPARA to be involved in the organization, and they also made a request to all the honorable persons to support their activities. Thus with the involvement of all, it restarted its activities and NOWZUWAN has been implementing its various development activities ever since.

In 1996, to achieve the objective to positively change the condition of socio-economic situation and pauperization & removal of the poverty from grass-root level, they discussed among themselves and agreed for the amendment of the constitution and to change its name from West DENGAPARA NOWZUWAN Club to the name of NOWZUWAN (An Organization of Social Development) and attempted to work in a larger scale.