Kabaddi matches to be held after Kartarpur Corridor opening

Strategy evolved for holding of Kabaddi World Cup in Pakistan

Annual meeting of Pakistan Kabaddi Federation held under president-ship of Ch Shafay Hussain approves annual budget and measures for promotion of kabaddi

Lahore (October 19, 2019) Pakistan Kabaddi Federation annual meeting was held under chairmanship of President Ch Shafay Hussain here today (Saturday) in which annual performance report was present and approval was accorded to the next to be held games and events.

The meeting was attended by representatives of all the four provinces as well as of Pakistan Army, Air Force, Navy, WAPDA, Railway and Higher Education Commission namely Ch Sarwar, Akhtar Abbas Khawaja, Rai Masood, Tahir Waheed, Commander (R) Shahid Nazir and Faryad Hussain among others.

President Kabaddi Federation Ch Shafay Hussain said that kabaddi is a local game, it should be promoted to the maximum extent, so-called fake body is spoiling the players against which legal proceedings are being initiated and soon it will be banned by the Government of Pakistan.

Ch Shafay Hussain said that Pakistani and Sikh communities greatly like kabaddi for this strategy is being evolved for holding next Kabaddi World Cup in Pakistan. He said that Pakistan is also promoting game of kabaddi in entire Europe besides Asia.

The meeting approved new annual budget, holding of World Junior Kabaddi Tournament and South Asian Sports Team whereas complete report about 26 events held under auspices of the Federation was also presented.

Holding of international kabaddi match after inauguration of Kartarpur Corridor also came under discussion in the meeting and in this regard 7-members committee was approved in which two women will also be included while line of action about the Olympic Games was formulated. #

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