The BSF basketball team arrived on Thursday afternoon, February 16, and were greeted by BGB 49 Commanding Officer Lt Col Jahangir Hossain, who presented them with a garland of flowers.
The team from BSF 12 is under the leadership of Assistant Commandant Sri Bijoy Pal Singh. He is accompanied by Assistant Commandant Sri Madho Singh and 10 other members of BSF. The BSF team will play against their BGB counterparts from February 17 to 20, at the BGB headquarters in Dhaka’s Pilkhana area.
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The arriving BSF team were greeted by BGB 49 Commanding Officer Lt Col Jahangir Hossain, who presented them with a garland of flowers Dhaka Tribune
According to the Jessore BGB 49 Benapole checkpost Camp Commander Subedar Baki Billah, the basketball match has been arranged in order to strengthen the relationship between the two national border defence forces.
The BSF team will return to India through the Benapole checkpost next Tuesday, he added.