By Sports Reporter
KARACHI: Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) will support the holding of Mayor Karachi Hockey Cup for promoting sports activities in the city specially for reviving the national game. This was stated by the Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar while talking to a delegation of Karachi Hockey Association (KHA), which called on him at his office yesterday, said a statement. The KMC will provide all possible cooperation to the Karachi Hockey Association in its endeavors to revive game of hockey at the grassroot level, he said.
The KHA’s delegation was comprised of its Chairman Gulfaraz Khan, President Asma Shah, and Secretary General Haider Hussain, Executive body member and vice chairman DMC Central Shakir Ali, MNA Iqbal Muhammad Ali, Azam Khan, Legal Advisor Javed Chattari, Senior V.P Dr. Majid, Member Women Wing Naheed Fatima and Beenish Muhammad Ali. The delegation briefed the Mayor about various hockey events that have been staged by the KHA over a period of two years. The Mayor assured them all possible support and said that a hockey ground of KMC will be handed over to the KHA for promotion of hockey in the city.