WC-bound archers vaccinated

Sports Correspondent

14 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh archery team got vaccinated at the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital on Sunday. Bangladesh Olympic Association arranged the Covid-19 vaccination process with the special permission of the health ministry.

Archers will leave Dhaka for France on June 17 for taking part in the upcoming World Cup stage three, which is scheduled to be held on June 21-27 in Paris.

The eight recurve archers are -- Ruman Shana, Ram Krishna Shaha, Hakim Ahmed Rubel, Abdur Rahman Alif, Diya Siddiqui, Nasrin Akter, Beauty Roy and Mahanaz Akter Monera. Apart from archers, Olympic participant athlete Jahir Raihan, Olympic officials from Bangladesh and wild-card expectant weightlifter Mabia Akter Simanta also got vaccinated on the day.