LAHORE - Athletes while expressing their pleasant surprise by seeing Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif among them in a green track-suit at the start of the family fun race (marathon) paid rich tributes to him on holding the Punjab Sports Festival.

They were overjoyed and raised slogans Shahbaz Sharif Zindabad enthusiastically. Participants of the race said that the Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif had set a glorious example by holding sports festival for the promotion of healthy activities.

They said that the Chief Minister had provided an opportunity to the people to take part in these healthy activities in the present prevailing condition of anxiety and social problems which will leave positive impacts on the society.