LAHORE, Oct 18 (APP):Newly-appointed Director General Sports Punjab Nadeem Sarwar took charge of his office at Sports Board Punjab (SBP), National Hockey Stadium, here on Thursday.
All top SBP officers met with the DG and briefed him about the working of the department.
Nadeem Sarwar has also served as Additional Director General Anti-Corruption Punjab, Director General Overseas Pakistanis Commission Punjab and DCO Sialkot in the past.
Speaking on the occasion, Nadeem Sarwar vowed to utilize all resources for progress of sports in the province. He said he would take all-out measures for improvement of the sports infrastructure
in the province. “Being the DG SBP, it’s my commitment to patronize sports activities in the province and
I will spend all my energies for the cause of sports,” he added.
Nadeem Sarwar said every talented player of the province had equal right to utilize sports facilities. “Our doors are open on all potential athletes of the province to exhibit their talent. We will hold more sports events across the province to hunt fresh talent,” he promised.
He said that more measures will be taken for the welfare of sports persons in the province. “Sports activities in schools and colleges will also be enhanced to give male and female students sufficient opportunities to excel in sports field besides their studies,” he maintained.