National Council of Chueches in Bangladesh was ​Established in 1949 as East Pakistan Christian Council (EPCC).  After the emergence of sovereign Bangladesh in 1971 the EPCC renamed as the National Council of Churches in Bangladesh (NCCB), and in Bangla the Jatiya Church Parishad, Bangladesh (JCPB).
​NCC Bangladesh is a National Ecumenical fellowship of Churches working for greater Unity in Diversity to promote Faith, Witness and Services towards a just, humanitarian and peaceful World. Today NCCB brings together Fifteen Protestant denominational Churches and eight Christian Organizations/Associations with more than One hundred twenty thousand members all over the Country, including close functional relationship with Roman catholic and other fraternal bodies.