LAHORE, Dec 6 (APP):The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore organised its 17th annual sports day in its City Campus Sports Ground.

University of Education Lahore Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha along with UVAS Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Masood Rabbani inaugurated sports contests.

The various contests featured during the sports day included final races of 800, 200, 100 metre race for boys and girls, three-leg race, javelin throw, shot put, long jump, triple jump, discus throw, tug of war, chaati race, martial art presentation/gymnastic show, musical chair etc.

A student from (DVM), Hamza Aslam, in male category while students from (Microbiology) Faiza and Shanzay from Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) among the female category were declared the best/fastest athletes of the UVAS.

A student from (DVM), Matiur Rehman Cheema won the title of “Mr UVAS” while MPhil/PhD students with 98 points from city Campus Lahore in male category and Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (IPS) students with 84 also from City Campus Lahore in female category won general trophies.

DVM 4th year students with 94 points in male category and DVM Ravi Campus Pattoki students with 70 points in female category won general trophies.

The UVAS administration team and CVAS Jhang Campus team won tug-of-war contests while Mushatq Ahmad Pracha (Rugby), Muhammad Bilal Manzoor (Kabaddi), Ahmad Mahmood Ashraf (Kabaddi) and Muhammad Shahan Anwar (Taekwondo) were colours holder of the UVAS.

Prof Dr Sagheer Ahmad Jafrialong with VC Prof Rabbani distributed trophies and medals among the winners.