Sports prevent youths from drugs, militancy: Azam

28 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

JAMALPUR: Organising Secretary of Bangladesh Awami League, Mirza Azam, MP on Saturday said exercise of sports can prevent youths from drugs, militancy and other anti-social activities.

“Keeping this in view Azam said present government has allocated huge fund for development of sports sector for growing up next generation well.

The AL leader said while briefing journalists on the two newly constructed stadiums which are scheduled to be inaugurated today (Sunday). State Minister for Youth and Sports, Md Zahid Ahsan Rasel, MP will formally inaugurate Valiant Freedom Fighter Advocate Abdul Hakim stadium and Mirza Azam Handball Stadium in the town tomorrow.

The State Minister will also inaugurate ‘Mujib Shataborsha Gold Cup Tournament’ at the stadium.

Held at the conference room of Freedom Fighter Advocate Abdul Hakim stadium conference room the briefing was addressed by Engineer Mozaffar Hossain, MP, President, District AL, Advocate Mohammad Baki Billah, Secretary District AL, Faruk Ahmed Chowdhury, Mayor, Jamalpur Municipality, Sanowar Hossain Sanu and Vice-presidents, District AL, Syed Atiqur Rahman Sana, Ashraf Hossain Tarafdar and GS Mizanur Rahman.