ISLAMABAD- The Federal Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada today inaugurated Pakistan Inter Board Sports Gala 2014 in a ceremony.

3000 male and female players including officials from 26 boards across the country will be participating in a 6-days event. Director General, Pakistan Sports Board Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera paid tributes to the services rendered by Late Director General, Pakistan Sports Board Syed Amir Hamza Gillani.

He also thanked the participants and lauded the patience and coordination of Chairman Abbottabad Board of Secondary Education, whose cooperation resulted in organizing this mega event.

The Chief Guest welcomed the players and praised Director General, Pakistan Sports Board Dr. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjeera for organizing such a graceful event of sports in the present law and order situation in the country.

The best way to defeat terrorism is to revive the sports culture in the country, he said.