Ministry of youth and sports along with different sports organisations of the country observed the International Sports Day through various events on Saturday.
The ministry marked the day with the slogan of ‘World harmony in sports, Progress of Bangladesh’ by bringing out a rally from Bangladesh Shishu Academy, which ended at the National Sports Council premises.
Bangladesh Football Federation also took part in the rally.
Beside the rally, a seminar was held at the National Sports Council conference room and a two-hour long cultural programme at the Shekih Russell Roller Skating Complex.
Apart from these, all district and Division Sports Associations of the country, marked the day with different programmes.
National Athletic Federation marked the day by arranging an 11-kilometre Mini Marathon that started from the Bangladesh Army Stadium and ended at the Bangabandhu National Stadium.
Many sports lovers and organisers took part in the Mini Marathon that started at 6:00am in the morning.
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