Sub-regional 48th summer sports competitions begin in Rangpur

The two-day 48th Regional School, Madrasa

and Vocational Education Summer Sports and Swimming Competitions- 2019 kicked

off at Rangpur Zila School ground in the city today.

The Rangpur Regional School, Madrasa and Vocational Education Sports

Association with assistance of the National School and Madrasa Sports

Association and Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education is organising

the games and sports competitions.

Divisional Commissioner KM Tariqul Islam formally inaugurated the group-

wise games and sports competitions by releasing balloons in the morning on

the same venue as the chief guest.

Deputy Commissioner of Rangpur Md Asib Ahsan attended the function as

special guest with Rangpur Regional Deputy Director of the Directorate of

Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Md Akhteruzzaman in the chair.

Headmaster of Rangpur Zila School Abu Raihan Md Mizanur Rahman and

Headmistress of Rangpur Government Girls' High School Farida Yasmin were


All eight District Education Officers from Rangpur, Dinajpur,

Nilphamari, Panchagarh, Thakurgaon, Kurigram, Lalmonirhat and Gaibandha

districts under Rangpur division were present, among others.

The students of different schools of Rangpur city exhibited colourful

physical displays in the inaugural ceremony.

The boys and girls teams of schools, madrashas and vocational schools

are taking part in the Swimming, Football, Hand Ball, Kabadi and other sports

competitions from all eight districts under Rangpur division.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)