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Bangladesh Agricultural University Rover Scout Group established in 1973. The founder of BAU Rover Scout Group was Rover Scout Leader (RSL) Prof. Dr. Hefaz Uddin Shekh and first Senior Rovermet was Mr. Md. Mahbubur Rahman.
The team which started with a glorious history has now been spreaded her name and fame across the world with the activities as well as contributing to create some well trained and skilled citizens. Rover scouting is a worldwide movement and BAURSG is a part this successful movement that has shaped the development of youth and adults. BAU Rover Scouts Group is one of the most successful youth organisations in Bangladesh. In BAU Rover scouting encourage the physical, intellectual, social, and spiritual development of young people so they may play a constructive role in society as responsible citizens and as members of their local and international communities. This aim is achieved through a strong and active program that inspires students to do their best and to always be prepared. Scouting is definitely fun, and it also prepares our young people for life in the adult world by teaching responsibility for their own actions and progress. These achievements lay a solid foundation for the success of our future country leaders.
At present BAU Rover Scouts Group consists of more than 150 rover scouts divided into 4 active units. The group achieved valuable guidance from 16 skilled RSLs till now. A 13 members Group Scouters Council always support the group as a guardian with their well judged and thoughtful advices. With this support and cooperation BAURSG every year organising and participating in local, national and international programs that encourages them to grow through adventure by experiencing new challenges, making new friends, building confidence, taking responsibility for them, and being provided with opportunities to explore their own abilities and interests. Some of the mentionable programs are regional, national and international moot, jamboree, adventure camp, community development camp (COMDECA), rescue and relief camp, immunization and ORT camp, JOTA, traffic control co-ops, blood camp, dental camp, eye camp, tree plantation program, winter cloth donation program, canal digging program, sanitation program, fire service course, emergency evacuation course, photography course, journalism course, life-skill course, agricultural project, free livestock’s treatment, etc. As a recognition of all these activities several rovers and the group itself got many prestigious awards including Presidents’ Rovers Scouts (PRS) award, Community Development (CD) Awards, Best Rover, Best RSL, Best group etc. Moreover, a number of RSLs are also serving as leader in Bangladesh Scouts and Rover Region.
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