Sportsperson of the Year

The stars of Bangladesh sport, ODI captain Tamim Iqbal among them, approached to help 91 striving competitors from various teaches just as various mentors by giving financial assistance, paid through cash moving versatile applications and entrances. 

Star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan additionally framed an altruistic establishment to help individuals deprived during the pandemic. Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah Riyad and Rubel Hossain additionally expanded their help during this period. 

However, among all the stars, two names stand apart as The Daily Star this time praises two sportspersons of the year in cricketer Nazmul Islam Apu and previous ladies' cricketer Arifa Jahan Bithy for their tireless help to enduring individuals during the pandemic. 

He might be renowned for the 'Nagin dance', his brand name festivity subsequent to scalping wickets on the global circuit, yet left-arm spinner Nazmul demonstrated another side to his character during testing times. He demonstrated his compassionate side as well as shown the indications of a genuine warrior after himself testing positive for Covid-19 close by his folks. 

The cricketer has worked energetically with his companions to gather reserves, buy products, and bundle and convey merchandise from a public venue to his old neighborhood in a modern territory in Narayanganj. 

Nazmul even started to avoid his family in a different home for around 20 days so they would not be tainted as he kept aiding individuals during that time. 

Arifa, at present functioning as a mentor in homegrown cricket, likewise stands apart for her remarkable 

commitments during the pandemic. 

Despite the fact that Arifa never played for the public side her compassionate execution doubtlessly makes her a public star. 

From giving prepared food to individuals deprived on the streets, assisting pregnant ladies, disseminating free clean napkins to young ladies, contacting individuals in flood-influenced regions to give food, to giving sewing machines to widows and separated from ladies, Arifa ensured she extended her hand to individuals around her in any capacity conceivable.