RAWALPINDI: The four-day sports gala spring festival 2015 Organized by Pakistan Army in coordination with civil administration of district concluded at Dera Ismail Khan.
According to ISPR here on Friday, in total, six different sports events including Cricket, Football, badminton, Table Tennis, Volley Ball and squash, around 300 players and officials participated from D I Khan and Tehsil Kulachi, Daraban and Paroa.
People from all walks of life are enjoyed festival and also appreciated the efforts made by the Pakistan Army for engaging youth in healthy activities.
Major General Sahir Samshad Mirza was the chief guest on the occasion. Later he distributed prizes along with Commissioner Dera Ismail Khan Zakir Hussain among the players at the concluding ceremony.
Young Shaheen club clinched the trophy in Cricket. Young II club got first in footaball while Mufti Mehmood College and Daraban 1 in volley ball smash and Volley ball shooting respectively.
Zeeshan got first position in Squash and Ahmed Ali in Table Tennis.
In Badminton Muhammad Irfan got first position in singles while Muhammad Irfan and raees in doubles.
From Female side Ms Maria from fazal rehim school got first position while Miss farhana and Miss Maria from fazal Rahim school remained first in doubles’ final.
While addressing General officer commanding Major General Sahir Samashad Mirza congratulated the players, administration and local populace for participating and organizing the Mega Festive Event.
The main aim of the gala is to promote sense of competition among youth in addition to provide them a forum to carry out healthy activities he added. Large number of military and civil officials including people attends the prize distribution ceremony.