Islamabad: Asghar Ali Mubarak
The Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that due to the efforts of the civil-military leadership it is now possible to hold sports events peacefully.The Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that Pakistan has turned peaceful now which has made it possible to hold national level sports events.The prime minister was addressing the participants of the Quaid-e-Azam inter-provincial games’ ending ceremony here on Friday. The Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that approval has been given for the establishment of a sports university in the country.
While congratulating the participants, the Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi urged the youth to clinch medals at the Olympics for the country.
In the same vein, Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi told the youth that apart from the medals, it is equally important to have participation in the international sports events.
The first event of Quaid-e-Azam Inter Provincial Youth Games in Islamabad. President Mamnoon Hussain opens the first edition. First time Punjab Sindh Baluchistan KPK Islamabad Azad Jammu and Kashmir Gilgit-Baltistanand FATA teams participated  Punjab wins the first edition. Second Quaid-e-Azam Inter-Provincial Youth Games will start from 25 December with the participants over 3700 making it biggest sporting event in Pakistan.
Second Quaid-e-Azam Inter-Provincial Youth Games will start from 25 December with the participants over 3700 making it biggest sporting event in Pakistan
Punjab emerged as champions of the first edition of Quaid-e-Azam Inter-Provincial Games which concluded at the Pakistan Sports Complex in Islamabad.
Team Name Gold Silver Bronze Points
Punjab 61 43 32 2,641
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 20 17 41 1,331
Sindh 18 22 33 1,285
Islamabad 13 14 25 897
Balochistan 11 18 27 799
FATA 4 5 23 348
Gilgit-Baltistan 7 5 13 320
AJK 1 1 17 182
Prime Minister of Pakistan, Mr.Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in a Group Photograph with Federal Minister for IPC, Mian Riaz Husain Pirzada & DG PSB along with DDG Admn, Mr. Mansoor Ahmed Khan on the occasion of closing of 2nd Quaid-e-Azam Inter Provincial Games 2017.