Alhaj Md. Idris Mia is an industrialist and magnanimous man. He plays a viral role in poverty reduction in the country. As a son of the Sherpur district, he is a very easy, simple and kind hearted man. He has captured a top position in the society due to his honesty, devotion, social works and other good qualities. Idris Mia is the son of Late Alhaj Babor Ali, an inhabitant of Kamaria village in the Sadar upazila of the district. But he is able to turn the wheel of his fate by establishing the 30 No. Rasida Biri factories in the district. At present this factory has turned into ‘Idris Group of Company’ through his hard labour and devotion. Besides, there are many institutions under this group of company.
Now he is the Chairman and Managing Director of many other institutions including Zihan Auto Rice Mill Limited at Sheikhati, Zihan Diary Firm at Losmonpur, Zihan Construction at Narayanpur, Zihan Auto Brick Fields at the district town, JS Rubber Project at Jhinaigati upazila, Zihan Abasor Kanddrow at the Gozni in the Garo Hills of the district.
He has created employment opportunities for thousands of people who are earning their livelihood by working at different institutions in the districts of Sherpur, Jamalpur, Mymensingh, Rangpur, Nilfamari and Dhaka. As a magnanimous man, he is also familiar with the people of the district. He is giving away huge amount of money at different schools, colleges, madrasas, mosques, orphanages, Eidgahs and many other institutions in different districts across the country. He has fondness for education. He has established Idrisia Fazil Madrasa at Sheikhati, Zihan Primary School and Alhaj Babor Ali High School by the name of his father at his own native village. He is also the chairman of a newspaper named ‘Notonjok’. He is the President of Brick Fields Association, PP awarded by District Rotary Club, a general member of Bangladesh FBBCI. He is also a donor of Sherpur Afsar Ali Girls’ High School and Terabazar Jamia Siddiqia Madrasa. He was also the former president of Truck Malik Samoty. He is doing humanitarian works though he is not involved in politics.