LAKKI MARWAT - Assistant Commissioner Lakki Marwat Abdul Shakoor Dawar distributed sports equipment among the sports clubs of union councils on Monday.
In this connection, the district sports directorate arranged a ceremony at district sports complex Tajazai wherein office bearers of sorts associations, players and government officials participated. On the occasion district sports officer Shafqatullah Khan said that provincial government was paying special heed to promote games and other healthy activities in the far flung Lakki Marwat district. “The purpose of providing sports kits to the clubs at union council level is to divert the attention of youth towards games,” he said.
After handing over sports kits, AC Shakoor said: “Government and local administration are keen to promote games and provide the youths with opportunities to participate in sports and other healthy activities.”
He said the provision of sports items to the clubs would help in exploring talent at the grassroots level. “The district administration will make all-out efforts to develop sports culture among the youth and to promote sports and other healthy activities at union council level in the district,” he maintained.
“Marwat Area is full of talent so the youth should use the opportunity to make their way to participate in national and international game events,” he concluded.