LAHORE - Punjab Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs Malik Taimoor Masood inaugurated Sports Board Punjab’s first Swimming Academy at Punjab International Swimming Complex on Monday. DG Sports Punjab Tariq Qureshi, Director Admin Syed Umair Hassan, Chief Sports Consultant Hafeez Bhatti, DSO Tanveer Shah, Divisional Swimming Coach Rafi uz Zaman and other top officials also attended the ceremony. As many as eight qualified coaches will impart training to 50 male and female participants in age group categories from U-6 to U-16 at the academy under the supervision of FINA qualified coach Hafeez Bhatti. Talking to media, Sports Minister said: “The Swimming Academy is a continuation of our talent hunt campaign in different games. In recent weeks, we have launched tennis and table tennis academies in Nishtar Park Sports Complex to trace and nurture fresh talent.”