ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Prime Minister Imran Khan has inaugurated Kamyab Jawan Sports Drive, the largest sports initiative in the history of country, in Islamabad on Monday.
The program was organized in collaboration with Kamyab Jawan Program and Higher Education Commission.
Addressing the event, the premier said games help an individual to bravely face his problems and solve them. We lose when we leave the play after feeling discouraged, he added.
PM Imran said that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has constructed 300 grounds in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).
About the Drive
The rrive is part of four projects worth four billion rupees being started in the country to keep the youth engaged in extracurricular and sports activities.
The event, in its first phase, consists of 12 games including hockey, cricket, football, handball, wrestling, weightlifting, squash, volleyball, ski, judo, boxing and Athletics.
Under this drive sports competitions will be held for young people aged 11 to 25, including women across the country.
These competitions will be held at 25 places in all provinces, including Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
Ten million youth will be selected in these competitions for world class professional training.