KARACHI The Sindh Board of Technical Education has been allotted the prestigious Inter Board Boys And Girls Athletics which will be held here in February/March. The decision was taken at a meeting of Inter Boards Sports committee held recently. The Inter Boards girls athletics will be held here from February 23 to 24 and the boys athletics will be held from March 2 to 4. Chairman Sindh Board of Technical Education Senator Prof. Muhammad Saeed Siddiqui, who is also the chairman of Inter Board Sports Committee, presided over the meeting which finalised the calendar after thorough discussion. Representatives of as many as 30 educational boards across the country attended the meeting. DPE SBTE Aniq ur Rehman Khan was appointed organising secretary of the IBSC. Giving the details of the meeting, he said it was the first time that the SBTE was given the responsibility to host the TBSC meeting. The chairman of the SBTE Prof. Siddiqui, he said was very keen to hold the events allotted to the SBTE successfully. He said each of the 30 boards voluntarily contribute Rs.50,000 each towards the funds needed to host the events. Rs.1.5 million is thus raised to organise the events. This amount is distributed amongst those Boards which have been allotted various events. He said in view of the rise in expenses, an increase has been made in the allocation of funds to each hosting board. He said competitions in 12 disciplines will be held in girls category while boys will compete in 21 discipline. He said the committee decided to name a 10-member committee which will hold trials and select Pakistan Boards cricket team for PCB Patron Trophy Grade II. Prof. Siddiqui will be the chairman of the committee. Other members would be one national player and DPES of Karachi, Sargodha, Peshawar, Lahore, Sukkur Saidu Shariff, and Hyderabad. Aniqur Rehman would be the organising secretary. A separate selection committee has been set up for the selection of Pakistan Cricket Boards girls cricket team. Similarly, a number of selection committees have been formed for other games, he added. Sports calendar for girls events: Nov 11: Table Tennis at BISE Rawalpindi. Nov 24: Cycling at BISE Sargodha. Jan 11: Basketball at BISE Lahore Dec 22: Hockey at BISE Quetta. Jan 4: Hand Ball at BISE Sargodha. Feb 14: Gymnastics at BISE Lahore. Jan 18: Badminton at BISE Larkana Jan 24: Netball at BISE Multan. Feb 2: Volleyball at BISE Rawalpindi Feb 10: Tennis at BISE Islamabad Feb 15: Cricket at BISE Gujranwala Feb 23-24: Athletics at SBTE Karachi. Boys events. Nov 11: Wrestling at BISE Lahore. Nov 6: Cycling at BISE Faisalabad. Last week of Feb. Swimming at BISE Rawalpindi Nov 24: Weight Lifting at BISE Bahawalpur. Nov 25: Body Building at BISE Bahawalpur. Nov 12: Taekwondo at BISE Gujranwala. Dec 23: Gymnastics at BTE Lahore. Nov 26: Squash at BISE Peshawar Feb 20: Hockey at BISE Faisalabad Dec 7: Handball at BISE Gujranwala Jan 4: Tennis at FBISE Islamabad Jan 11: Basketball at BISE Bahawalpur Jan 15: Badminton at BISE Abbotabad. Jan25: Kabbadi at BISE DG Khan Jan 19: Volleyball at BISE Swat Feb 8: Table Tennis at BISE Sukkur Feb 15: Cross Country BISE Mardan. Nov 30: Football at BISE Lahore. Feb 11: Cricket Zone II at BISE Quetta. Feb 9: Cricket Zone I at BISE Peshawar. March 2-4: Athletics at SBTE Karachi.