SHEIKHUPURA - Sports events provide positive and healthy activities to the youth and help in keeping them away from indulgence in negative activities. The sports contests at district level is a great step in this regard. It was stated by DCO Asad Rehman Gillani while talking to this scribe here the other day. He said that under the Chief Minister Youth Festival Programme, sports contests will be held at Mohallah and Union Council level from September 8, to 18th and at Tehsil level from September 20, to 28th. While sports events at district level will be held from September 30, to October 6th.

District Sports Officer Malik Waqar Hussain, Assistant Sports Officer Rana Karamat and Tehsil Sports Officer were also present on the occasion.

On the occassion, DSO Maslik Waqar disclosed that the competition of hockey, football, cricket tap ball and hard ball, kabbadi, volley ball, boxing, karate, taekwondo, snooker, billiard and table tennis will be held during the festival.