Monday, August 8, 2016

SSUET to organize seminar on Pakistan sports

By Abdul Qadir Qureshi
(Pakistan News & Features Services)

The Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology (SSUET), Karachi, in collaboration with the Sports Journalists Association Sindh (SJAS), will be organizing a seminar on the topic of ‘state of sports in Pakistan’ on August 9. 

The seminar is scheduled to be held at 12 noon at the SSUET campus in Gulshan-e-Iqbal with Mohammed Rashid, Secretary, Sports and Youth Affairs to the Government of Sindh, to be the chief guest. 

The SSUET Chancellor, Jawaid Anwar, will be the guest of honour on the occasion with Amjad Aziz Malik, Secretary AIPS Asia, being the special guest. 

The key speakers on the occasion would include Olympian Shahbaz Ahmed, who is also the Secretary of the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF), squash legend Jahangir Khan, also a former President of the World Squash Federation (WSF), and Rashid Latif, a former Pakistan cricket captain.