Olympian Arshad Nadeem set to compete in Diamond League events

LAHORE   -   Pakistani athlete Arshad Nadeem has been granted a long-term multiple entry visa for the Schengen region, courtesy of the efforts of the Athletics Federation of Pakistan (AFP). This will enable Nadeem to participate in the Diamond League events in Finland and France, paving the way for his journey to the Olympics. The PAF, in collaboration with Maj Gen (R) Muhammad Akram Sahi, Vice President of the Asian Athletics Federation, played a crucial role in facilitating the visa issuance, said a press release. Sahi had appealed to his counterparts in European Federations and World Athletics, seeking support for Arshad’s training and competition endeavours abroad. With this visa, Nadeem will now have the opportunity to train abroad, compete in all European competitions, including the Olympics, and showcase his talent on the global stage.

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