Sport for peace match played in Landikotal

LANDIKOTAL: Security force official presents trophy to the winner team captain.

Nasib Shah Shinwari

LANDIKOTAL: A friendly match with the theme ‘Sport for peace’ was played at the subdivision of Landikotal sponsored by the 106 wing commander of the security forces, the other day.

The friendly cricket match was played between Dalkhad and Gagra village cricket teams which was won by the Dalkhad village team.

A large number of local elders, youth and welfare organization representatives were present as the spectators of the friendly match at a village-level ground.

Talking to media persons, Haji Zarbullah Shinwari, PTI senior leader, appreciated the 106 wing commander ‘Colonel Umair’ for sponsoring the match and giving cash awards to the winning team and other players.

The PTI leader and players applauded the efforts of security forces for maintaining and restoring peace, law and order situation and providing protection to common people in Landikotal.

They said organizing and sponsoring the sports activities at Landikotal subdivision meant that the security force jawan and officers were committed to encouraging players and youth of the area and to attracting them towards healthy activities.