ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) Riaz Hussain Pirzada said that Pakistani squad overall had given better performance in South Asian Games 2016 at India and achieved many medals.

These views were expressed while talking to “Online” outside the Parliament House today. He said that Pakistani squad overall given better performance in South Asian Games 2016 at India and achieved many medals including Gold, Silver and Brown. To answering a question, he said that India had not proper facilitated to Pakistani squad during South Asian Games 2016 and over players were facing different problems.

Federal Minister IPC said Pakistan Super League (PSL) had boost sport activities in the country that were previously affected by terrorism. He hoped that next time such cricket tournament would take place in Pakistan and participation of players from small provinces would significantly improve, The PSL event had provide a good source of entertainment to the nation, he added.

Answering to another question, he said that PML-N government was carrying a campaign against corruption like war against terrorism in the country.

“There was a need to remove weaknesses in National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to achieve good results against corruption and PML-N leadership had pointed out faults in this regard,” he added.