Some illustrious sons of Lakshmipur have made valuable contribution in the field of sports at the national level. Mr. Harunur Rashid, former Secretary General of Bangladesh Football Federation, was also a member of the Parliament from Raipur. But he was dedicated for the advancement of Football in the country including his own area.
Another talented son of Lakshmipur, Advocate Giasuddin Chowdhury (Income-Tax Adviser), is very interested in sports, particularly in shooting. He is representing the National Shooting Federation. His wife, Kazi Shahana,
is a famous shooter who won a gold medal in the Commonwealth games. The people of greater Noakhali, particularly of Lakshmipur, are proud of her.