December 27, 2010

Road Show of Cricket World Cup 2011 held in Dhaka

A road show marking the Cricket World Cup 2011 has been organized in Dhaka under the title “Catch Bangladesh Catch”. The rally was arranged by Dhaka Zilla Krira Sangstha. The rally started from the Dhaka National Eidgah Gate and stopped at Paltan Maidan for a formal inauguration ceremony. The rally was vibrant and colourful. Prominent figures including BCB president AHM Mustafa Kamal, FCA, MP and convenor of LOC Bangladesh Dewan Shafiul Arefin Tutul were present to inaugurate the ceremony. Directors and officials of BCB.Javed Omar Belim,former Bangladeshi opener Mohammad Sharif, a paceman were also present there.

The BCB President said that Bangladesh has started suffering from cricket fever and the road show would accelerate the fever.

The road show started its journey on Monday, 20th December with a mission to cover all 64 districts of Bangladesh. The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of Cricket World Cup 2011 has taken this initiative to spread the cricket spirit nation-wide.

Source: Demotix