Pakistani athletes receive heroic welcome upon arrival

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2022-08-10 06:58:54

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani athletes got a heat welcome upon arrival on the Islamabad Worldwide Airport from the UK after taking part within the Commonwealth Video games 2022 in Birmingham.

Silver medalists Zaman Anwar and Muhammad Sharif Tahir and bronze medalist Asad Ali arrived as we speak and had been garlanded by the officers of the Pakistan Sports activities Board (PSB) and showered with petals by the individuals.

Talking to the media on the event, DG PSB Colonel (retd) Muhammad Asif Zaman stated that they’ve come to welcome nationwide heroes.

“I will personally receive gold medalists Arshad Nadeem, Noah Dastgir Butt and other athletes at the airport.”

Zaman additional stated {that a} ceremony will probably be held in honour of the gamers and they are going to be awarded prizes.

He stated that the gold medalists will receive Rs5 million, silver medalists will get Rs2 million and bronze medalists will probably be awarded Rs1 million every.

Pakistan stood 18th on this 12 months’s video games amongst 72 nations bagging eight medals. 

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