Government Policy

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


Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)