Bangladesh Ansar emerged champions in the EXIM Bank 33d National Women's Handball competition beating Panchagarh District Sports Association (DSA) by 41-24 goals in the final held on Saturday at Shaheed Captain M Mansur Ali Handball Stadium in the city.
The winners' led the first half by 25-14 goals.
Besides, Bangladesh Police Handball Club finished runners-up in the meet in the place-deciding encounter.
Akhter Hossain, Senior Secretary of Public Security Division of Home Ministry, was the chief guest in the final and distributed the prizes.
Bangladesh Handball Federation's (BHF) president Nurul Fazal Bulbul presided over the prize distribution ceremony.
BHF general secretary Asaduzzaman Kohinoor, BHF's vice president and organising committee's chairman Nurul Islam, BHF's assistant general secretary and organizing committee's secretary Salahuddin Ahmed, were among others, also present in the closing ceremony.