NOORPUR THAL - Punjab Tourism senior officer Adnan Ullah Malik said that sports contests being held under the Punjab Youth Festival were aimed at providing the students with an opportunity of mental and physical growth and exploring their talent. He was addressing the inaugural ceremony of painting competition among the students of Government Degree College here on Thursday. Principal Malik Habib Ullah Saggu presided over the event. Speaking on the occasion, the principal said all arrangements like preparations of play ground, badminton courts etc, for the festival had been finalised. "We will do everything possible for the development of the youth," he added. Prominent educationists Sheikh Abdul Latif, Malik Nawab Din Kilyra, Zainul Abidin and Malik Nawab were also present on the occasion.