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Press Release - Queen’s Baton Relay Event in Karachi Back To Main


Dear Media Friends,

The Queen’s Baton Relay for the 22nd Commonwealth Games started it Commonwealth journey from the Buckingham Palace on 07th October, 2021. The Baton in its journey of 72 nations spread over 90,000 miles journey will reach Karachi on 27th December, 2021. The Queen’s Baton will be with the citizens of Karachi for 03 days during the Baton Relay period of 269 days. Commonwealth Games Association Pakistan’s President, Lt Gen. (R) Syed Arif Hasan has formed the Organizing Committee to welcome and celebrate the Baton Relay and hold different programs, to be led by Chairperson Fatima Lakhani, Deputy Chairman Syed Waseem Hashmi, Organizing Secretary, Ahmed Ali Rajput, Chief Coordinator Parvaiz Ahmed, Media Coordinator Asif Azeem; other members include Muhammad Jahangir, Muhammad Shafiq, Lt Col (R) Muhammad Nasir Ijaz Tung, Nargis Rahimtoola Veena Salman Masood, Imtiaz Ahmed Sheikh, Tehmina Asif, and Asghar Baloch. Sindh Rangers, Sindh Police, Administrator DHA, Representative of Commissioner Sindh, Rep of Administrator Karachi Metropolitan, Representative of Sindh Sports Board and POA will also be part of the Organizing Committee of QBR Event.

Best regards,

Muhammad Khalid Mahmood
Secretary General
CGA Pakistan / Pakistan Olympic Association