Two-day annual sports and cultural competition program has started in Barkal upazila of Rangamati under the initiative of Barkal Model Government High School.
Upazila Parishad Chairman Bidhan Chakma announced the auspicious opening of the event on Monday (February 13) morning.
Barakal Model Government High School assistant teacher Pratimay Chakma presided over the function as guest attended. Barkal Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md. Nashir Uddin.
Upazila Parishad Chairman Bidhan Chakma said as the chief guest, he said that along with studies, one should participate in sports.
He said, there is a long history of development of sports and culture. As people get food for their minds through sports and culture, it is our responsibility to preserve the culture and tradition. In this case, students have to play a leading role. Upazila Chairman Bidhan Chakma advised that we should think about what kind of society we want to see in the coming days.
Teachers and students of Barkal Model Government High School and others were present on the occasion.