ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The 14th South Asian Games are expected to be held in March next year with Pakistan as the host Country.
Talking to the Honorary Secretary Pakistan Karate Federation Mrs Andleeb Sandhu, the Secretary General Athletics Federation of Pakistan, and the Honorary Secretary Pakistan Swimming Federation Colonel Muhammad Ali Tepu in Islamabad on Monday, the Federal Minister Inter Provincial Coordination Dr. Fehmida Mirza discussed and reviewed plans for the preparation of players for upcoming events especially South Asian Games.
In the meeting, they also discussed the plans for the promotion of these sports in the Country.
The minister reviewed the preparations for holding of upcoming South Asian Games and gave her full backing to hire foreign coaches for player training.
Dr. Fehmida Mirza said that the government isn’t cutting in corners in the implementation of its Sports Policy.
The federal minister asserted that Pakistan needs these games to project its soft image on a global stage and highlight the country as a secure place for international players.
The minister remarked that we have to put our best foot forward and try to win as many medals as we can.