Press Release



Pakistan Inter Board Sports 2014


Islamabad: February 22, 2014, The Federal Minister for IPC, Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada opened the Pakistan Inter Board Sports 2014 at Pakistan Sports Complex, Islamabad on 22nd February, 2014 in simple and impressive ceremony. 3000 Male & Female players including officials from 26 Boards across the country are participating in this 6-days event.  

In the welcome address, Director General Pakistan Sports Board Dr. M. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera paid tributes to the services rendered by Late Director General, Pakistan Sports Board Syed Amir Hamza Gillani. He also thanked to the participants and lauded the patience & coordination of Chairman Abbottabad Board of Secondary Education whose cooperation resulted in organizing this mega event.

The ceremony started with the march past. The players displaying the name of their boards entered in the Jinnah Stadium with dignity and grace. The Chief Guest welcomed the players and praised Director General, Pakistan Sports Board Dr. M. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera for organizing such a graceful event of sports in present Law & Order situation prevailing in the country. He cursed the terrorism and said that the best way to defeat terrorism is to revive the sports culture in the country. He asked the players to take part in the event with a spirit to stand first in every competition. He expressed that if they perform best the Government will be compelled to provide you high incentives and jobs in different departments. He announced the “Prime Minister talent Hunt Program” in the country.

 

Mian Syed Wahid
Director (PR& MM)
Pakistan Sports Board