Published On: Sat, Mar 5th, 2016

Chairman PTI Imran opens historical All Pakistan Youth Mega Challenge


PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tekrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan formally inaugurated the historical and biggest All-Pakistan Youth Carnival with the name of Mega Challenge (MC-16) at Qayyum Sports Complex Saturday.

Minister for Sports KP, Mehmood Khan, KP Ministers, MPAs, CS KP Amjad Khan, ACS Azam Khan, AS Sports and Youth Affairs Tariq Khan, DS Sports Adil Safi, DG Sports Rashida Ghaznavi, AD Youth Affairs Arshad Hussain, Usman Khan and his team Liaison Corporation (LC), the consultant partner and more than 1500 participating students competitors from more than 250 universities of the country were also present.

Speaking on this occasion, Imran Khan lauded the efforts of holding this historical Mega Challenge in which large numbers of students from various part of the country were taking part.

“You are our future builders of the nation,” Imran said to the youth in his address.

“Pakistan is blessed with a lot of resources and now it up to us to guide the youth to the right direction so that they could be able to make the country toward a progressive nation,” he said.

He advised the youth to have higher education to make Pakistan a progressive nation in the world community.

“Our Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) also advised us to take education even one travel to China,” he said.

Imran urged upon the youth to adopt our own culture values rather to adopt western and anyone else culture.

The youth, he said, should take active part in sports activities because it teaches us tolerance, and a way in which one should lose and the other should win.

“Loser will have to make more efforts to attaining victories and the winners should continue his hard work to maintain its victory position,” Imran said.

“I also idealized Muhammad Ali in my life,” he informed.

Earlier, KP Sports Minister Mehmood Khan, Usman of LC presented shield to Imran Khan.

The students competitors vie for the top honor in 27 different competition comprising Qira’t, Naa’t, drama, thematic art, painting, calligraphy, short filming, photography, Urdu signing, English singing, cultural dance, music band, English Declamation (Serious and Humorous), Urdu Declamation (Serious and Humorous), English Essay Writing, Urdu Essay Writing, Bait Bazi, Quiz, Business Plan, Ad Making, Spelling Bee, Stand Up Comedy, Extra Ordinary Talent, Console Gaming (FIFA), Hiko Singing, Hinko Mushara.

The MC-16 will continue for two-day. A Musical Night will also be organized on March 5-6.


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Syed Ammar Alavi

- is Lahore (Pakistan) based journalist & writer with 25-year experience in print, wire and broadcast forms of journalism. His major fields of interest are politics, film,tv,sports, climate change and technology