Bandhu Social Welfare Society (Bandhu) has organized a cultural program with Dr. Narthaki Nataraj, a pioneer Bharatanatyam dancer with extraordinaire performance and an activist for the transgender community. In 2019, she was awarded the Padma Shri, making her the first transgender woman to be awarded this honorable award by State in India. Her presence in a mass gathering in Bangladesh has created gender sensitive awareness and self-rights sense inside the gender diverse community in Bangladesh.