Federal Minister Inter Provincial Coordination Dr Fehmida Mirza met President of Pakistan Judo Federation Col ® Junaid Alam, President of Pakistan Tennis Federation Salim Saifullah Khan, President of Pakistan Wushu Federation Malik Iftikhar, and Honorary Secretary of Pakistan Kabaddi Federation Ch. Muhammad Sarwar in her office at Inter Provincial Ministry, Islamabad.
Preparations for 14th South Asian Games are in full swing and the purpose of the meetings was to review the plans for the preparation of players for upcoming events especially South Asian Games.
The plans for the promotion of Judo, Tennis, Wushu and Kabaddi in the country were discussed as well and Federal Minister stressed that government will make full efforts to implement its policies in all spheres. Minister reviewed the preparations and holding of upcoming South Asian Games and gave her full backing to hire foreign coaches for player training. She asserted that Pakistan needs these games to project its soft image on a global stage and highlight the country as a secure place for international players.