Dhaka: Bangladesh Football Federation executive committee member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron has arrived home after attending the AFC congress 2019 in Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur.
A BFF delegation received Kiron at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka as the flight carrying her landed at the airport this noon.
While talking to reporters, Kiron expressed her gratitude to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for giving her the chance for running in the election.
“You all know what I’ve done for the country’s women football. I’ll do my best to take the country’s women football to the next level in the days to come,” she told reporters.
Kiron, also the chairman of Bangladesh Women’s Football Committee, was elected as a member of the AFC Female Executive Committee (South Zone) in the election held during the AFC congress 2019 in Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur on April 6.
She has also been re-elected a council member of FIFA for the second consecutive term.