Aga Khan Gold Cup Golf Tournament 2019 got off to a fine start amidst much fanfare at the Kurmitola Golf Course in the capital on Friday.
Bangladesh Air Force Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Serniabat inaugurated the prestigious tournament as chief guest by teeing off at 7:00am.His Highness Prince Aga Khan Shia Imami Ismaili Council for Bangladesh and other members of the Aga Khan community in Bangladesh were also present on the opening day of the tournament.
The ceremony was also attended by Kurmitola Golf Club President Sulaiman Ajanee, Vice President Major General Md Enayet Ullah, Club Captain Brigadier General Md Sayeed Siddiki, Tournament Committee Chairman Brigadier General Abidur Reza Khan (Retd), Chief Executive Officer Brigadier General GSM Hamidur Rahman (Retd), Golf Operations General Manager Lieutenant Colonel Md Abdul Bari (Retd) and other Kurmitola Golf Club high officials were also present in the inaugural ceremony.
A good number of golfers are taking part in this prestigious tournament.
The gold cup golf meet will come to an end with a mega prize distribution ceremony in the evening at the Kurmitola Golf Club Banquet Hall today.