Mankind social worker, chairman of T Islam Group & Adviser of The Daily Upachar Mr. Md. Tariqul Islam (widely known as T Islam) was obtained Mother Teresa Award 2017. In this connection an award giving ceremony and discussion meeting was held on May 10, 2017 evening at Moitry Conference Room of Mukti Building, Dhaka. Journalist Society for Human rights & Bishwo Manobadhikar Foundation were jointly organized the program. As chief guest Justice of Bangladesh Supreme Court Sikder Mokbul Haque and as special guest Justice Abdus Salam Mamun were handed over the award to social worker T Islam. Advocate Md. Monir Hossain presided, Lion Shamsul Huda, VC of Sher-E-Bangla Agri University Professor Dr. Kamal Uddin Ahmed, Lion Md. Gani Mia Babul was presents.
Social worker T Islam was born on December 27, 1961 at Namosankarbati under Chaipainawabganj Sadar of Chapainawabganj District (Before 1984 Rajshahi). Second Child of late Tofazzal Hossain was get third division result at Bachelor of Commerce examination 1983 from Rajshahi University. After graduation, he starts business and he can build group of company name T ISLAM GROUP. Major companies of the group are: 01) M/S T Islam Agro Industries, M/S Minar Automatic Rice Mill, M/S Raz Automatic Rice Mill, M/S T Islam Super Rice Mill, M/S M R Rice & Flower Mill, M/S Tamim Fish & Dairy Firm, M/S Sonali Dal Mill, M/S T Islam Properties, M/S Minar Color Sorter Plant, Sonali Films, etc. He has 3 sons and 2 daughters.