Punjab contingent to depart for Quetta today for 34th National Games.

LAHORE -- Punjab's sports contingent comprising over 450 athletes and officials will depart for Quetta today (Saturday) from the National Hockey Stadium here to participate in the 34th National Games, scheduled to be staged there from May 22 to 30. Secretary Sports and Youth Affairs Punjab Shahid Zaman and Director General (DG) Sports Board Punjab (SBP) Dr Asif Tufail will be the chef de mission and deputy chef de mission, respectively of the Punjab contingent. Prior to departure, members of the Punjab contingent were upbeat about their performance in the sports extravaganza. Meanwhile, SBP DG Dr Asif Tufail said that Punjab players were quite talented and well: prepared and they would put up fine performances against strong outfits of other provinces.

'Our athletes have been imparted the best professional training during...

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