Islamabad: Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada, minister IPC, met Sqaush stars AAmir Atlas, Danish Atlas along with their coach Jamshaid Gul here on Monday.
In the Meeting the visitors briefed the minister about the issues and challenges faced by the Squash players. The Minister assured these young players that ministry of IPC was well aware of the situation and was committed to provide all resources to support sports in Pakistan. He added that revival of squash was our top priority.
Federal Minister appreciated the efforts of AAmir Atlas for winning Asian Senior Squash championship after the gap of 15 years. He also praised the efforts of Danish Atlas for winning the Asian junior title for two times.
Federal Minister also promised Danish Atlas to get him job in PIA or any other department. The minister assured that he would also arrange meeting of these young stars (Amir and Danish) along with M. Asif (Snooker Champion), with the Prime Minister and President of Pakistan.
Moreover, he commended the hard work of national head coach by bringing laurels to Pakistan.
AAmir Atlas, Danish Atlas and coach Jamshaid Gul were thankful to the minister for giving them positive response.
After the meeting they were of the view that under the leadership of Riaz Husain Pirzada infrastructure of sports would improve and hoped that sports would bring back glory to the country.