Punjab Minister for Sports, Youth Affairs and Tourism Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti, in a statement on Thursday, said Punjab Sports Department is organizing Jashan-e-Baharan sports events in all parts of Punjab province. Punjab Minister for Sports, Youth Affairs and Tourism Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti said Jashan-e-Baharan sports events will remain continue till March 31, 2020. “Punjab’s thousands of male and female players from all nine divisions and 36 districts are exhibiting their potential with great passion in Jashan-e-Baharan sports events”.
Punjab Minister for Sports, Youth Affairs and Tourism Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti said students from different educational institutions including top schools, colleges and universities are also taking part in Jashan-e-Baharan sports competitions quite actively. “Punjab Sports Department is also organizing Jashan-e-Baharan Physical Disabled Sports Mela for special people in different parts of the province under the supervision of respective divisional and district sports officers,” he added.
Punjab Minister for Sports, Youth Affairs and Tourism Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti further informed that several districts of Punjab are holding boys and girls inter-school sports competitions to engage young generation in healthy and positive activities.
The competitions of hockey, cricket, badminton, football, volleyball, kabaddi, wrestling, table tennis, basketball, cycling, marathon and mini marathon race, karate, gymnastics, taekwondo, athletics, tug-of-war, deaf cricket, mas-wrestling, mat wrestling, wheel chair race, boxing, rugby, shooting ball, archery, wushu and desi kushti, will be organized in all nine divisions of Punjab from March 13 to 31, 2020.