Three-day Shan­dur polo fes­ti­val on July 22

Pakistan Observer - - SPORTS - SPORTS REPORTER

PESHAWAR—Spe­cial As­sis­tant to Chief Min­is­ter for Tourism Ab­dul Ma­neem on Thurs­day said three-day Shan­dur polo event and fes­ti­val would start from on July 22.

Pre­sid­ing over a meet­ing, he said that rep­re­sen­ta­tives of Gil­git-Baltistan and Chi­tral have agreed on the dates of Shan­dur fes­ti­val and it would be cel­e­brated with great en­thu­si­asm, adding that a joint com­mit­tee would hold a meet­ing in Au­gust to set­tle Shan­dur’s de­mar­ca­tion.

He said par­tic­i­pa­tion of Gil­git-Baltistan and Chi­tral teams in Shan­dur polo fes­ti­val would make it even more at­trac­tive for the tourists. He said the team of Gil­gitBaltistan was not par­tic­i­pat­ing in polo fes­ti­val for the last four years but due to ef­forts of Chief Min­is­ter Khy­ber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khat­tak, they agreed to play match this year.

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