72nd Punjab Games to commence from 5th September: Sports Secretary

June 24, 2018 Off By Web Desk

Punjab Secretary Sports Muhammad Aamir Jan has announced that Sports Board Punjab and Punjab Olympic Association will jointly organize 72nd Punjab Games from 5th to 10th September this year.

He made this announcement during his meeting with ‘Pakistan Olympic Association’ officials and ‘Provincial Sports Associations’ office-bearers at National Hockey Stadium in Lahore.

Addressing the meeting, Secretary Sports Punjab Aamir Jan also announced to award annual grant to provincial sports associations. He awarded cheques amounting Rs one lakh to each provincial sports association during the meeting.

He urged the provincial sports associations to utilize their complete resources for the promotion of sports in the province.

He said all provincial sports associations must make plans for the holding of sports activities in their respective districts and spend the allocated grant on sports events

He said that provincial sports associations must play their prescribed role for the growth of sports in the province.

He said that the upcoming U-15 Punjab Open Football Championship will be a huge success.

Source: Radio Pakistan