Former footballer, Wari Club captain and gold winner athlete Bikash Chowdhbury Bachchu passed away on Saturday morning due to cardiac arrest at his residence in Manikganj.
He was 68. The valiant freedom fighter Bachchu, a familiar face of Dhaka’s football, left behind his wife, only son and host of well wishers to mourn his death.
Bangladesh Football Federation expressed deep shock at the death of Bachchu. In a condolence message, BFF president Kazi Salahuddin, senior vice-president, vice-presidents, all executive members, general secretary, standing committee, officials and employees conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family.