Press Release




Minister for Sports approved a financial assistance of Rs.100,000/- for 1954 Asian Games Gold Medalist wrestler Din Muhammad



Islamabad 30th April, 2011: Engr. Shaukat Ullah, Federal Minister for Sports approved a financial assistance of Rs.100,000/- for Din Muhammad, Pakistan’s first Gold Medalist of the Asian Games. Mr. Din Muhammad, who won Gold Medal in Fly Weight Wrestling in the 1954 Asian Games held at Manila, Philippines, was living in a miserable condition and was finding it extremely difficult to make both ends meet.


Ateeq-ur-Rehman
PRO to Minister for Sports