Masco Group is one of the leading and diversified business entities in Bangladesh. The company is always ahead in people excellence and activities following its ideology.
Masco Group hosted Masco T20 Premier League (M T20 PL) engaging its workers and management staff on Monday, March 15 at Masco-Shakib Cricket Academy playground in Kanchan, Rupganj Upazila of Narayanganj.
Shykh Seraj, a renowned journalist, agriculture development activist, Director and Head of news of Channel i (Impress Group), was present on the occasion as the Chief Guest attended by M A Sabur, Chairman of Masco Group; Ahmed Arif Billah, Managing Director of Masco Group; Farhana Akhter, Director of Masco Group; Fahima Akhter, Director of Masco Group; ATM Mahbubul Alam Milton, Executive Director of Masco Group; Taufique Anowar, Director, Marketing & Merchandising, Masco Group; and Md Rafiqul Islam Rafiq, Mayor of Kanchan Municipality with others guests.
Taufique Anowar said in the opening speech, “To be rejuvenated in this post covid situation, Masco arranged this tournament engaging workers and management staffs. Through this arrangement, we would like to give a message to the industry that we all should be lively and focused to achieve the 50 bn export target ahead of us.”
ATM Mahbubul Alam Milton said, “Due to covid situation, last one year we had to remain isolated from our friends, family, workplace. That’s we have arranged this tournament as the part of our workers’ engagement program which will make all peppy.”
In his speech, Shykh Seraj said, “The sectors which are branding the name ‘Bangladesh’ worldwide are agriculture, garments, jute and now cricket is another one which is shining our country’s name. I thank Masco Group for establishing such international standard Masco Shakib Cricket Academy and I believe it will help to create gems for our cricket.”
Highlighting the importance of the program, he also said, “Good relationship between owners and workers is very important for the success of any organization. Arranging a cricket tournament like M T20 PL is a fruitful way for this. I wish all the very best.”
M A Sabur said, “Masco group has over 18,000 employees and we all are like family members. We are working together to achieve our goals. We always want to entertain our employees by arranging various programs around the year. Today’s cricket tournament is a part of them. We are very happy because the tournament is beginning in our playground for the first time.”
Total 12 teams joined the M T20 PL including TFL Thunders, Masco Head Office Hitters, G2 Strikers, Dyeing Dynamites, Corporate Swingers, Tex Tritons, Shanta Warriors, P&E Avengers, CKL Superstars, G1 Gladiators, Kanchan Tigers and Cotton Cutters. The final will be held on March 28.
To be noted that, the academy was inaugurated on 29th January 2021 with high hope to develop Bangladesh’s future cricketers.