Established in the year 1989 at Kolkata, Friends of Tribals
Society (FTS) is a non – government and voluntary
organisation committed towards upliftment of the underprivileged rural and tribal masses in India. It is providing five-fold education namely Functional Literacy, Health Care / Arogya, Development Education / Gramothan, Empowerment, Ethics & Value Education / Sanskar. Our activities have been acknowledged with the prestigious Gandhi Peace Prize 2017 handed over by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind along with the Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi at a glittering function held at Rashtrapati Bhawan on 26th February 2019.
I am honored and humbled to be chosen by the Friends of Tribals society as the new President of FTS Siliguri Chapter. On behalf of the new Executive Committee, I would like to thank all of you for giving us the opportunity to serve you and we request your support and active participation in the activities of FTS. We NEED your comments, suggestions and constructive criticism, as we attempt to learn the ropes and succeed in this challenging task. We look forward to incorporating all member’s enthusiasm and new ideas with this new Managing Committee.