Dear Media friends,
Pakistan Olympic Association celebrated the Olympic Day at POA House Lahore yesterday on 23 June 2019 along with Olympians (Col (R) Syed Mudassar Asghar, Manzoor ul Hassan Senior, Saleem Nazim, Naveed Alam, Khuwaja Junaid, Muhammad Imran, Faisal Karim and Rabia Ashiq) and Elite Athletes (Nauman Karim, Saadi Abbas, Talha Talib, Nooh Butt, Rana Muhammad Jamil Ahmad and Afshan Noreen). Presidents and Secretaries of various Federations also participated in the ceremony. All those who participated were given a presentation on how precisely NOC Pakistan is living the Olympic Agenda by highlighting on the Philosophy of Olympism, History of the Olympic Day and the Key Strategic Priority Areas of NOC Pakistan including and not limited to Olympic Education, Culture and Olympic Heritage, Safeguarding Athletes from Harassment Abuse, Maintaining Gender Equality and creating sustainable communities. The entire group was given a guided tour of the Olympic Museum as well as the Olympic Corner located at the POA House.
Staying true to the Olympic agenda, NOC Pakistan will now be holding another mega celebration of the Olympic Day on July 13th 2019 by engaging people from the sporting as well as the general community.
Muhammad Khalid Mahmood