Dhaka Diplomatic Golf Association (DDGA) and Tiger Golf Club (TGC) welcomed their new presidents through a ceremony at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Dhaka recently.

Vikram Kumar Doraiswami, India’s high commissioner to Bangladesh and Joao Tabajara de Oliveira Junior, Brazil’s ambassador to Bangladesh, were welcomed as the new presidents of DDGA and TGC respectively.

Mustafa Osman Turan, Turkish ambassador to Bangladesh, was felicitated as the alternate president of the TGC in the programme.

They were congratulated by Brigadier General (retd) Manzur Kader, the vice-president of TGC, on behalf of the two clubs and the dignitaries.

Earlier, a friendly nine-hole golf tournament was organized at the Kurmitola Golf Club on this occasion. Lt Col Golam Mohaimen emerged champion in men’s category while Luna Sarkar became champion in women’s category in this golf tournament.

The programmes were attended by ambassadors, high commissioners and high officials of several missions as well as corporate professionals of the country.