Bangladesh Sports Journalists Association (BSJA) arranged a day-long programme including Quran Khani, reminiscence meeting and Doa Mahfil on their former general secretary Jalal Ahmed Chowdhury at its office at the Bangabandhu National Stadium premises in the capital on Saturday.
Jalal was a former coach of Bangladesh national cricket team as well as a cricket analyst, cricketer, and eminent sports journalist. He passed away on September 21 at the age of 74 at a city hospital after suffering from severe lung infection and respiratory problems.
Other executive members of BSJA were also present at the meeting.
BCB Director Sajjadul Alam Bobby advised the BSJA to collect all the write-ups, stories, and articles of Jalal. He believes that his writings will inspire young people.