The prestigious Aga Khan Gold Cup Golf Tournament began amidst fanfare at the lush green and picturesque Kurmitola Golf Course here on Friday.
Admiral AMMM Aurangzeb Chowdhury, Chief of Naval Staff, Bangladesh Navy, was the chief guest at the opening function in the morning, said a press release.
Brigadier General Md Tajul lslam Thakur, Club Captain, Kurmitola Golf Club, Brigadier General (Retd) Abidur Reza Khan, Chairman, Tournament Committee, Kurmitola Golf Club, Brigadier General (Retd) GSM Hamidur Rahman, Chief Executive Officer, Kurmitola Golf Club, Lieutenant Colonel (Retd) Md Abdul Bari, General Manager, Golf Operations, Kurmitola Golf Club, Amyn Saleh, President, Prince Aga Khan Shia lmami lsmaili Council for Bangladesh, Tanveer Ali, Vice President, Prince Aga Khan Shia lmami lsmaili Council for Bangladesh and Munir M Merali, AKDN Resident Diplomatic Representative to Bangladesh were present at the inaugural function.
Other members of the Aga Khan community in Bangladesh and high officials of Kurmitola Golf Club were also present on the occasion.
The prize distribution ceremony will be held on Saturday evening at the Banquet Hall of Kurmitola Golf Club.