Lahore : Punjab Green defeated Punjab White in Jashan-e-Azadi boys and girls badminton matches at Nishtar Park Sports Complex Gymnasium Hall .
Sports Board Punjab is organising the Jashan-e-Azadi sports competitions to celebrate Independence Day.
MNA Shaza Fatima Khawaja, who is also Convener Finance Sports Board Punjab, was the chief guest on this occasion.
Talking to media, MNA Shaza Fatima Khawaja said sports activities are the best way to create patriotism among the young generation of the country. “Our youth will turn towards positive activities through these sports events,” she added. “The tradition of Jashan-e-Azadi sports competitions will remain continue in future,” she asserted.
Punjab Green (boys and girls) demonstrated wonderful game and emerged outright winners after a tough contest. Manan Kamran and Mir Ghunia were declared best players in their respective boys and girls categories. A large number of sports enthusiasts were there to witness the fighting competitions.
MNA Shaza Fatima Khawaja and Wajid Ali Secretary Pakistan badminton Federation distributed prizes among the prominent performers. Director Sports Muhammad Anees Sheikh also presented a souvenir to MNA Shaza Fatima Khawaja.