Press Release



Condolence Message


Late Sahibzada Ghulam Ali

Islamabad: 4th May, 2012: Director General, Pakistan Sports Board Syed Amir Hamza Gilani and Director General (Technical), PSB Dr. M. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera have conveyed the condolence message to the bereaved family of Late Sahibzada Ghulam Ali. In the condolence message, they have conveyed that:-

 “We deeply graved over the sad demise of Sahibzada Ghulam Ali who was one of our veteran sports organizers and contributed a lot for the cause of sports in the country. He was the father of our renowned golfer Shahzadi Gulfam. May Allah rest the departed soul in eternal peace and give courage to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss with fortitude! Ameen.”

Sahibzada Ghulam Ali was national long distance athlete who breathed his last in misery and oblivion. He won laurels at national level as well as represented Pakistan in the 1950s and early 1960s.

Besides athletics, he was the founder member of Pakistan Kabaddi federation. He was a tireless sports enthusiast who gave all his energy and attention to the promotion of sports even at the cost of his all material resources.


Director (Media)
Pakistan Sports Board
Islamabad