MULTAN: -National Table Tennis championship organized by Pakistan Table Tennis Federation would begin from April 11 (Monday) in the city.
While talking to APP,District Officer Sports,Ch. Siddiq said that national table tennis championship would be held at Gymnasium hall,district sports ground Multan.
He said the championship would begin from April 11 to continue till April 17.Table tennis teams of various government departments from across the country would participate.
He said a request was sent to Pakistan Sports Board for issuance of more funds for laying astro-turf in hockey ground in Multan.
Estimated cost for laying astro-turf was Rs 87 million,he said,adding PSB released Rs 40 million in this regard. Ch. Siddiq said that work on astro-turf project would be started as soon as PSB would release remaining funds for the project.