Mr. Masrafe Bin Mortaza, M.P. is an international cricketer and former captain of the Bangladesh National Cricket team. Born in Narail, he is one of the most successful pace bowlers to have emerged from Bangladesh and this has earned him the moniker, Narail Express.
Mr. Mortaza stepped into a successful political career in 2018 by becoming a Member of Parliament from his home constituency Narail. He is a member of the Parliamentary Standing Committee for the Ministry of Youth and Sport.
In 2021, the World Economic Forum included him in the list of 10 Young Global Leaders from South Asia for his significant contribution to Bangladesh's youth and sports and for his worthy initiative towards eradicating poverty in Narail by establishing the "Narail Express Foundation." From sports to politics, Mr. Mortaza is an inspiration for the youth of Bangladesh.