Introduction: corruption means adoption unfair means to achieve something being devoid of morality and by defying the rules and regulations of a country. At present corruption has become the most alarming problem of Bangladesh. It is now regarded as a curse that bars our national development. Environment severely.
Corruption and economy: corruption lames our economic development. It is responsible for financial insecurity of the major part of our potation. Our economic growth has slowed down alarmingly because of corruption. As a result, a serious economic crisis has been created in the country. Now, we observe the poor becoming poorer and the corrupted group with piles of wealth.
Corruption and social affairs: corruption creates social chaos. It also endangers solidarity in the society, degrades our social values and gives rise to social crimes. As a result, different welfare institutions of the society become useless.
Corruption and politics: corruption turns the state into a plaything in the hands of the shrewd politicians. The state then becomes an institution for gaining personal interest or the interest of the political parties. As a result, political clash increases and after election, violence based on election seize the country.
Corruption and our image: according to the transparency international report-2007, Bangladesh is the fifth most corrupted country of the world. This marking by the tab report has inscribed and undignified introduction on the face of Bangladesh.
Conclusion: some economists like Joseph nay expressed their opinion in favor of corruption saying that corruption accelerates national development through increasing investment. But their views received due reply by most of the economists of the world ad have already been proved baseless. So, corruption is nothing but a curse for a nation. We all should raise a campaign to combat corruption for a better future.