Dhaka Premier Division League 2015-16 will roll on April 22. Chairman of Cricket Committee of Dhaka Metropolis (CCDM) Gazi Golam Mortuza confirmed the date after a meeting on Saturday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.
The participating clubs can recruit players by 'Players by Choice' on April 10. According to the decision the clubs can hire foreign players as much as they want but they will be allowed to field only a overseas player in the match.
The list of the icon players also finalised in the meeting. Nasir Hossain was ruled out from the previous list. Imrul Kayes and Sabbir Rahman made their place in the new list. The others players of the icon list are, Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah Riyad, Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal. The young pace sensation Mustafizur Rahman has been included in the category A.
The icon category players will get 30 lakh Taka, A+ category players will get 25 lakh Taka, Taka 20 lakh is fixed for A category players, B+ category players will get 15 lakh Taka, B category players will get 12 lakh Taka, C category players will get 8 lakh Taka, D category players will get five lakh Taka while three lakh Taka was fixed for E category.