We are hopeful that this letter finds you in the best of your health and well-being of your family.
An interactive session with winners of the Painting Competition on Olympic Day 2020 was held at Pakistan Olympic House where the winners in various categories expressed their experience and interacted with Lt. Gen (R) Syed Arif Hasan, President POA. The session was organized in hybrid mode with participants attended both virtually and at the Pakistan Olympic House Lahore where the artworks were displayed.
Lt. Gen (R) Syed Arif Hasan thanked all the participants of the competition and stated that the Olympic Movement has had celebrated the artswork ever since the inception of Modern Olympics. He congratulated the winners and their parents for the exceptional displays they had sent to the POA. He further informed the participants that all selected artworks received by POA shall be preserved and displayed with the name of their artists. He encouraged the youngsters to be part of the POA programs in particular to become volunteers for 14 South Asian Games to be hosted by Pakistan.
POA had delivered prizes to the winners. Under the category of Paint Where You Train, Ms. Muneeba Urooj secured first position and Ms. Javeria Mobeen . Muhammad Shayan and Mr. Muhammad Imran secured second and third positions respectively. In Paint Your Game Mr. Muhammad Ramzan secured first position, Mr. Muhammad Rehan Khalid and Mr. Muhammad Shayan were awarded second and third slots. Lastly in Paint the Champion, Ms. Ayesha Noor got the first position, Ms. Mahr Afroz Khanum secured second and Mr. Abdullah Noman held the third position. POA also acknowledged two special sculptures of Ms. Saliha Shafqat and Ms. Enasa Aziz. The winners and their parents expressed their delight for the Painting Competition and the encouragement of youngsters by the POA.
Lt. Gen (R) Syed Arif Hasan, President POA applauded the work of POA Culture Commission headed by Mr. Kamran Lashari.
The pictures of the event and artswork is attached for the encouragement of our young artists.
Thanks for your understanding, cooperation and support as always.
Muhammad Khalid Mahmood
Secretary General POA