Government will take every possible step for promotion of games: Minister Riaz Pirzada

Ministries Press Release

Islamabad, April 15, 2016 (PPI-OT):Federal Minister for Inter-provincial Coordination (IPC) Mian Riaz Husain Pirzada has said that government will take every possible step for the promotion of games in the country. He was addressing the closing ceremony of 15th National Men and Women Netball Championship 2016 organized by Pakistan Netball Federation with the collaboration of Pakistan Sports Board at Sports Complex, Islamabad.

The Federal Minister appreciated Pakistan Netball Federation for organizing the event and congratulated all the teams who participated in the National Netball Championship. Riaz Pirzada said that players should play with national zeal, adding that players are the ambassador of the country. He said that it is through passion that players can get victory in the games.

He said that the present government is committed to promote games. Later talking to media persons, Federal Minister Riaz Pirzada said that Quaid-e-Azam Inter-provincial Games-2016 will be held at the Sports Complex from April 23. Ishaq Dar will inaugurate Quaid-e-Azam Inter-provincial Games.

Riaz Husain Pirzada said that Quaid-e-Azam Inter-provincial Games-2016 will be held in befitting manner and complete arrangements have been made for these games. Quaid-e-Azam Inter-provincial Games will be of international standard and these will be well organized, he added. He said that there will be no extra burden on the national exchequer with the organizing of the Inter-Provincial Games.

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