LAHORE (Nov 19, 2021): Director General Sports Punjab Javed Chohan said
Sports Board Punjab will organise Mir Chakar Khan Rind Games in two cities
of South Punjab – DG Khan and Taunsa from Dec 10 to 24, 2021; he said this
while chairing a high level meeting at National Hockey Stadium on Friday.
The meeting was attended by Director Sports Hafeez Bhatti, Divisional Sports
Officer DG Khan Attaur Rehman, Deputy Director Youth Affairs Syed Omair
Hasan, Secretary Pakistan Wrestling Federation Arshad Sattar, Secretary Punjab
Volleyball Association MB Javed and other officials.
Addressing the meeting, Director General Sports Punjab Javed Chohan said top
players from all over the country will participate in the grand event of Mir
Chakar Khan Rind Games. “It will be a suitable platform for talented players to
express their sports skills. Likewise, it will also help in polishing sports talent of
South Punjab’s male and female players”.
Director General Sports Punjab Javed Chohan said that South Punjab was
literally ignored in the past when it comes to promotion of sports. “Besides
other top sports, traditional competitions like tug-of-war and stone lifting will
also be organized in the Mir Chakar Khan Rind Games”.
Revealing the schedule of Mir Chakar Khan Rind Games, Director General
Sports Punjab Javed Chohan said the grand Dangal event will be held on Dec 10
in Taunsa, hockey championship on Dec 14 in DG Khan, shooting ball from
Dec 10-14 in Taunsa and Mir Chakar Khan Rind Volleyball Championship will
be organized in DG Khan from Dec 22 to 24. “All leading sports stars of the
country will feature in Dangal, hockey and volleyball events during the Mir
Chakar Khan Rind Games”.