QUETTA: Soft ball Association Pakistan was taking measures for promotion of the game in the country. To keep youth away from evils and other ills sports and other positive activities were necessary. This was stated by Secretary General Softball Association Balochistan Naseem Khan here Thursday.
Representation of players and officials from Balochistan in the Under-19 Softball Tournament held in December last year in Thailand is clear proof that the said sport was gaining popularity in Balochistan as elsewhere in Pakistan. Representation of Pakistan form a backward province like Balochistan is good sign and role of Softball Association Pakistan has been very important in this connection. He said there is no dearth of talent in Balochistan but what they need is to make them aware of this sport. He said youth of Balochistan would not only brighten name not only of this province but of Pakistan. He also expressed hope provincial government would take steps for promotion of this sports.
Meanwhile a meeting of Soft ball Association Balochistan was also held under the chairmanship of Naseem Khan in which provincial office bearers also attended.
Meeting extended greetings to Nazar Baloch as Director Sports. Naseem Khan said that role of provincial in promotion of Sports is very important. Appointment of Nazar Baloch as Director Sports is a good move. Nazar Baloch was not only a Sportsman but his role for promotion of sports has been of great importance.
He expressed hoped that Nazar Baloch would take measures for the promotion of sports particularly Soft Ball.