Punjab sports minister approves funds for sports complex in 14 tehsils


LAHORE, Apr 25 (APP):Punjab Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti has approved funds for construction of sports complex in 14 tehsils of Punjab province.
The funds were approved in important meeting chaired by Punjab Sports Minister, here Thursday at National Hockey Stadium. The meeting was attended by Director Admin Javed Chohan, Director Project Management Unit Akram Soban and Deputy Director Planning Rauf Bajwa.
Top class sports complex will be constructed in 14 tehsils including Chua Saiden Shah, Pind Dadan Khan, Jalalpur Jattan, Bhera, Mianwali, Depalpur, 36 SP Pakpattan, Yazman, Hasilpur, Bahawalnagar, Chishtian, Liaqatpur, Taunsa Sharif and Kot Addu.
Addressing the meeting, Rai Taimoor Khan said that sports projects are being completed in Punjab rapidly as per the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chief Minister, Punjab Usman Buzdar. “The funds have been released and the said projects will be completed as early as possible to provide modern sports facilities to talented youth of the province,” he added.
The minister said that sports complex would be built in every tehsil of the province in the coming years. He directed the staff concerned to begin the construction work on the projects without wasting any time.