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New projects to be built under ‘Khelta Punjab’ drive

By Our Correspondent
June 23, 2024
DG Youth Affairs and Sports Punjab Pervez Iqbal chairs a meeting at the National Hockey Stadium on June 14, 2024. — Facebook/Directorate General Sports & Youth Affairs, Punjab
DG Youth Affairs and Sports Punjab Pervez Iqbal chairs a meeting at the National Hockey Stadium on June 14, 2024. — Facebook/Directorate General Sports & Youth Affairs, Punjab

LAHORE : New schemes will be constructed across the province under Punjab Chief Minister’s ‘Khelta Punjab’ campaign and the sports projects which are presenting deserted look due to negligence of past authorities are also being restored to the actual shape.

DG Youth Affairs and Sports Punjab Pervez Iqbal expressed these views while presiding over a meeting regarding the identification of land for establishing sports development projects at the National Hockey Stadium.

Director Admin M Kaleem, Director Youth Affairs Rana Nadeem Anjum, Project Director Project Management Unit (PMU) Qaiser Raza attended the meeting in person while all Divisional and District Sports Officers of the province participated in the meeting through video link.

DG Youth Affairs, during the meeting, directed the officers concerned to identify the suitable land for constructing sports development schemes as soon as possible. He said that effective steps are being taken for the development of healthy activities across the province under the vision of Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz.