2nd Div. Chess League begins tomorrow

DHAKA The second Division Chess League will begin

tomorrow (Thursday) at Bangladesh Chess Federation Hall-Room.

FM Iqbal Bin Anwar (Dawn), executive director and head of games and

welfare department of WALTON Group, will formally inaugurate the meet as the

chief guest.

KM Shahidullah, vice-president of Bangladesh Chess Federation (BCF),

Colonel (retd) Mir Motahar Hasan, Adviser (Admin and HR) of ATN-Bangla, and

Zahirul Islam Tutul, head of programme of Radio Today, will present there as

special guests.

Gazi Shayiful Tarique, vice-president of BCF and chairman of Chess League

Committee, will preside over the opening ceremony.

The event will be held in eight round Swiss-League system and top two teams

will qualify in the next year's first Division Chess League.

Top three teams of final ranking will get cash prize trophies, medal and

gifts.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)