Tuesday, August 11, 2020 | ePaper

Volleyball Federation suspend all activities

  • Print



The Bangladesh Volleyball Federation (BVF) has suspended all of its activities by closing the headquarters following instruction from the BVF president.
"As part of precautions to avoid the transmission of coronavirus, all types of BVF activities have been suspended from March 22 till 31 following an instruction from BVF president and Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Mohammad Atiqul Islam," stated a BVF press release today (Monday).  However, all the activities of the BVF will be continued through email, the statement added.
Earlier on Sunday, The Bangladesh Hockey Federation (BHF) suspended all of its activities by closing the headquarters at the Maulana Bahsani Hockey Stadium following an instruction from the BHF president and Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Serniabat.

More News For this Category

Konta says she had heart palpitations during Lexington Open defeat

Konta says she had heart palpitations during Lexington Open defeat

Johanna Konta says she felt "lightheaded" after suffering from heart palpitations during her straight-set defeat at the Lexington Open.Konta, seeded third on her WTA Tour return, was beaten 6-4 6-4

Collin Morikawa wins to deny Paul Casey first major

Collin Morikawa wins to deny Paul Casey first major

BBC Online :American Collin Morikawa emerged from a stacked leaderboard to win the 2020 US PGA Championship after a flawless final round in San Francisco.At one point on the

Gomes signs five-year deal with Lille

Gomes signs five-year deal with Lille

Agency :Lille have confirmed the signing of former Manchester United midfielder Angel Gomes, who will spend the 2020-21 season on loan at Boavista.The talented 19-year-old opted to move elsewhere

Desperate Chiefs, successful Sundowns eye South African title

Desperate Chiefs, successful Sundowns eye South African title

AFP, Johannesburg :Success-starved Kaizer Chiefs and mega achievers Mamelodi Sundowns are the leading candidates to win the South African Premiership, which restarts Tuesday behind closed doors amid the coronavirus

Atletico Mineiro shock defending champions Flamengo in season opener

Agency :Former Atletico Madrid defender Filipe Luis netted an own goal as Atletico Mineiro defeated defending champions Flamengo in their Brazilian Serie A season opener on Sunday.Luis gifted the

France's Ferro triumphs in post-coronavirus Palermo WTA Open

France's Ferro triumphs in post-coronavirus Palermo WTA Open

AFP, Palermo  :France's Fiona Ferro shocked fourth-seed Estonian Anett Kontaveit to win the Palermo Ladies Open, the first post-coronavirus tennis tournament on Sunday.The 53rd-ranked Ferro came through 6-2, 7-5

Champions League setback as Atletico report two positive coronavirus cases

Spanish side Atletico Madrid on Sunday reported two positive coronavirus tests, just four days before they face Leipzig in Portugal for a place in the Champions League semi-finals. "On

Serena Williams is fit and ready to play after 6-month break

Serena Williams is fit and ready to play after 6-month break

AP, Lexington :Serena Williams flexed and then kissed a sinewy right bicep to show down time well spent in training even without bench pressing."This is God given, thank you

Tevez extends Boca Juniors contract

Veteran forward Carlos Tevez has agreed to a new contract with Argentinian giants Boca Juniors, his agent and brother said on Saturday. "Carlos Tevez has signed a new contract

When you say badminton, you say Indonesia:Oktohari

When you say badminton, you say Indonesia:Oktohari

Raja Sapta Oktohari, the muscular and youthful president of the Indonesian Olympic Committee, was finding it hard to contain his enthusiasm.Badminton, he explained in an interview early this year, is