By: Ashrafuddin Pirzada
PAKISTAN: Young parliamentarian on Saturday said that promoting sports and culture activities could be the best tool to wipe out social evil and encourag youth towards healthy activities in the militancy suffered district Khyber.
Speaking at the prize distribution ceremony, MPA Bilawal Khan Afridi said that the main purpose of the event was to promote such healthy activites.He said sports and culture events could motivate youth to contribute and discourage anti social elements. He said peace could be maintained when the government along with the civil society promote sports and culture in the region.
He said presence of hundreds of spectators at the Jamrud sports stadium proved that peace has returned to the region. He urged people to work for the longlasting peace and development in the area which he said was their long awaited dream
District Administration in collaboration woth the European Union(EU) organized a football league in district Khyber which won by Wajid Stars Eagle by 2/1 goals.
Eight teams from the different areas of the district participated ib the football tournament. The final match was played between Wajid star eagle and Khyber Badshah teams. Wajid stars defeated Khyber Badshah.
Hundreds of speccatrs including youth and children enjoyed the final match played in Jamrud sport stadium.
Mmember of provincial assembly Bilawal Khan Afridi was the chief guest. Project Coordinator Munnawar Khattak , Alhaj Said Nawab and engineer Saiful Islam were also prent on the occasion.
At the end of the final match he distributed cahs,prizes and trophies among the players.