TTS Report :
Commonwealth Games (CWG) 2022 Gold medalist Nooh Dastagir Butt and his companions received a heroic welcome on their return to Pakistan. Nooh, his weightlifter brother Hanzlah, weightlifter Haider Ali and Pakistan volleyball team reached Pakistan on Wednesday. Upon their arrival, Pakistan Sports Board (PSB)’s Director General Colonel (R) Asif Zaman received them and presented a bouquet as a token of appreciation. In a statement after being received at the airport, Nooh praised DG PSB for coming to the airport.
“It’s heartening to see PSB chief coming over to receive us,” he said. “We were welcomed like a cricket team and it was a confidence booster for us. I hope PSB will continue supporting us for future events,” he added. Nooh won a Gold medal in 109+kg category of Weightlifting event in the CWG 2022. Later on, he failed to win a medal in Islamic Games 2022 due to his poor health condition.