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Inauguration Ceremony of Pakistan Super League 2019 held

Karachi, March 01, 2019 (PPI-OT): The citizens of Karachi welcomed PSL in the city by a glittering soft opening ceremony here at Shahrah-e-Faisal on Thursday evening. Large number of people gathered up for the ceremony whereas official attendees were Provincial Minister of Local Bodies Saeed Ghani, President Arts Council Muhammad Ahmed Shah, DC South Syed Salahuddin and DC East Nadeem Ahmed Abro. Speaking on the occasion, Saeed Ghani said that in this time of war hysteria, Sindh government is promoting peace through sports. We will support people who want to celebrate PSL with national fervour.

 

Saeed Ghani also said that the nation is paying homage to its Armed Forces. Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Shalwani hoped for next PSL to held in Karachi instead of international ground. He said that people are delighted to have these events in the city, we all want peace rather than war. President Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi Muhammad Ahmed Shah thanked both provincial and district governments in their efforts of bringing peace and tranquillity to the city. He said that the provincial government has decided a grand celebration for PSL’s inauguration. The celebration ended with dazzling fireworks and national songs.

 

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Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi

  1. R. Kiyani Road, Karachi, Pakistan

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Email: info@artscouncil.org.pk

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