The Chief Minister of Punjab, Sardar Usman Buzdar has announced to form sports schools in the province to promote the activities. He said sports complexes will be made in divisional headquarters including gyms for women.
According to media reports, the Minister for Youth Affairs, Sports, Archaeology and Tourism, Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti has called on CM Usman Buzdar on Monday and presented two-year performance report along with sports newsletter published by the Sports Board Punjab. He told Sardar Usman Buzdar that a comprehensive plan has been devised for promotion of sports in the province.
Sardar Usman Buzdar lauded the efforts and directed to build new grounds at grass root level. He said restoration of the Punjab Games is a prominent achievement of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government.
“Kabaddi and other traditional games will also be promoted,” he added.