First Quiad-e-Azam Games begin amidst thundering applause


ISLAMABAD, Apr 23 (APP): The first Quaid-e-Azam National Youth Games, featuring over 2700 athletes from across the country began in thundering applauses of the enthusiast athletes here at a well decorated Jinnah Sports Complex on Saturday.
President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain was the chief guest on this occasion, who declared the three-day Games open wherein players and officials from Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, FATA and Gilgit-Baltistan have a stunning March Past.
There was an eye-catching laser show, thrilling cultural songs and sky rocketing fire works with good and entertaining cultural dances by the performers wearing specially prepared costumes that depicted well traditional norms of each of the participating contingent.