25th School Handball: Scholastica to play Motijheel Govt. Girls in opener
Publish- September 19, 2018, 08:06 PM
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Dhaka, Sept 19 (UNB) – The Polar Ice Cream 25th School Handball Tournament for Boys and Girls, under the auspices of Bangladesh Handball Federation, will begin on Thursday at Shaheed Capt (retd) M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium here with Scholastica Uttara taking on Motijheel Govt. Girls High in the opening match.
State Minister for Youth and Sports D rBiren Sikder will inaugurate the meet at 12 noon. Shah Masud Imam, CEO of the meet’s sponsor Dhaka Ice Cream Industries Ltd (Polar Ice Cream), will be a special guest.
A total of 36 schools -- 20 teams in the boys group and 16 teams in the girls group -- will compete in the meet.
Tournament sponsor is providing Tk 610,500 for the boys’ competition and Tk 577,600 for the girls’ competition.