Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday rewarded Tk 10 lakh each to all the members of the Under-16 national women’s team for becoming unbeaten champions in the AFC under-16 Women’s Championship Qualifiers, held in Dhaka last month.
The prime minister accorded a reception for the girls at Ganabhaban, where she handed over the checks among the 23 players.
Hasina also rewarded Tk 5 lakh each to all seven team officials and also presented gifts among the members of the squad.
The prime minister also promised to accord another reception for the SAFF Under-18 Championship title winning Bangladesh
team, who recently beat Nepal 1-0 at the Changlimithang Stadium in Bhutan to win the inaugural tournament.