Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today (Sep 22) announced providing prize money to all the players of the Bangladesh Women Football Team in recognition of clinching maiden title of the SAFF Women's Championship beating Nepal by 3-1 goals, after returning home from the USA.
The Prime Minister is now in New York, USA to attend the 77th session of United Nation General Assembly (UNGA).
Sheikh Hasina also declared to give houses to women football team players who required homes.
She asked all concerned to collect necessary information about those who need homes to take next course of action.
PM's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim confirmed the matter.
Earlier on Wednesday the Premier directed the authorities concerned to take necessary measures to build a house for Rupna Chakma, the goalkeeper of the Bangladesh Women Football team in her Rangamati village home.
Rupna Chakma was judged as the best goalkeeper in the SAFF Women's Championship, 2022.
BDST: 1249 HRS, SEP 22, 2022