Bangladesh's previous skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza's wristband, one that he has worn for about 18 years, was sold for an astounding Tk 42 lakh during a sale sorted out by Auction 4 Action yesterday.
Mashrafe's arm band gets Tk 42 lakh in closeout
Mashrafe sold the arm band to raise assets for individuals influenced by the Covid-19 episode. Bangladesh Leasing and Finance Companies Association (BLFCA) offer the most significant expense of Tk 40 lakh for the arm band that was set at a base cost of Tk five lakh.
The executive of BLFCA, who is likewise the CEO of IPDC Finance Limited - Mominul Islam - added Tk 2 lakh to the offer, making it Tk 42 lakh altogether.
Mominul additionally declared that they need to restore the arm band to Mashrafe as a blessing.
Prior, Auction 4 Action sorted out a program where they set up Shakib Al Hasan's bat available to be purchased, and it was later sold for Tk 20 lakh. Mushfiqur Rahim's bat was sold for Tk 17 lakh, and was purchased by Pakistan genius Shahid Afridi's cause - Shahid Afridi Foundation.
Aside from them, Taskin Ahmed, Soumya Sarkar and Akbar Ali additionally set up their cricketing gears available to be purchased to fund-raise for a similar reason.