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Bangladesh to take part 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Art Games
Bangladesh will take part in the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Art Games scheduled to be held from September 17-27 in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, said a Bangladesh Olympic Association press release.
Bangladesh will compete in six disciplines - chess, swimming, weightlifting, wrestling, belt wrestling, taekwondo - in the competition.
The 22-member Bangladesh contingent included eighteen players, trainers cum managers, one chef-de mission, one doctor, one team co-coordinator and one administrative officer. The members of the contingent will leave for Turkmenistan from September 13-22 in phases.
Bangladesh Taekwondo Federation president and Bangladesh Olympic Association councilor Kazi
Morshed Hasan Kamal will be the chef-de mission of the Bangladesh contingent.
12th SA Games silver winner and national championship gold winner weightlifter Fullapati
Chakma will carry the national flag in the games' opening march-past while 12th SA Games silver
winner and 4th Islamic Solidarity Games bronze winner wrestler Shirin Sultana will carry the national flag in the closing ceremony on September 27.
Quazi Murshed Hossain Kamal (Chef de Mission), Sayeed Ahmed Shahed (Team Coordinator), Helal Uddin Ahmed (Team Doctor), M Hafizul Islam (Administrative Personnel), Lee Jusang (Coach Cum Manager), Sumana Munni (Athlete), M Motaleb (Coach Cum Manager), Shimul Kanti Singha (Athlete), Fullapati Chakma (Athlete), Syed Shahab Uddin (Coach Cum Manager), Enamul Hossain (Athlete), Shamima Akter (Athlete), Mollah Abdullah Al Rakib (Athlete), Sharmin Sultana Shirin (Athlete), M Abdul Mannan, Coach Cum Manager, M Mahamudun Nobi Nahid (Athlete), M Mesbha Uddin Azad (Coach Cum Manager), Sherin Sultana (Athlete), M Dipu (Athlete), A K M Abdul Mabin (Coach Cum Manager), Abdur Roshid Hawladar (Athlete) and Mohammed Ali Amzad (Athlete).