Radio Ekattor becomes entertainment partner of Rangpur Riders
Radio Ekattor 98.4 FM and Maple Leaf International School have signed a partnership agreement with Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) franchisee Rangpur Riders for the upcoming BPL T20 tournament.
The sixth edition of the BPL will start on January on 5 and end on February 8.
Radio Ekattor 98.4 FM has become the entertainment partner and Maple Leaf International School the education partner of Rangpur Riders.
The tripartite agreement was signed at the EWMGL conference room in Bashundhara Residential Area of the capital on Sunday.
Bashundhara Group Vice-Chairman and Rangpur Riders Managing Director Safwan Sobhan Tasvir and Radio Ekattor Managing Director and Maple Leaf International School Administrator Reaz Rahman signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organisations.
Among others, Bashundhara Group Media Advisor Mohammad Abu Tayeb, Rangpur Riders Chairman Mostafa Azad Mohiuddin and Executive Director Dr Anwarul Iqbal Mitu were present on the occasion.
Both the parties expressed their satisfaction of being together for Bangladesh’s biggest sporting event.
After the signing, Mostafa Azad Mohiuddin said: “We have formed a champion team with Bangladesh ODI skipper Mashrafe Mortaza as the leader along with many brilliant local and international cricketers. Radio Ekattor was with us in the last season and I want to thank Radio Ekattor for being with Rangpur Riders family and hope that together we will retain the title this season.”
“I feel very happy to be a part of Rangpur Riders. They won the title last year and have formed a strong team this year. I hope Rangpur Riders will achieve the title again this year,” said Reaz Rahman.