KARACHI: Annual Sports Prize Distribution Ceremony of Defence Authority College for Women Phase-VIII was held at the College’s Auditorium here Monday. Dr Sabiha Essa, Director Essa Lab and President Rotary Club was the chief guest of the function.
Dr Sabiha stressed the significance of sports in development of an all round healthy personality of an individual. She said sports, besides studies were essential for students to make them confident and dynamic individuals in life who could face the onslaught of life challenges successfully.
She said that sports make an individual goal oriented, develop sportsmanship and inculcate moral and ethical values in a person. Dr Essa said that DHA Degree College For Women had excellent infrastructure/facilities for sports and produced excellent athletes and sportswomen which was appreciable. She remarked that the occasion was nostalgic for her as she herself had been a great sportswoman.
A beautiful presentation was given by the students which highlighted the sports achievements of the college.
Earlier Dr Farhat Agha, Principal DHA College for Women Phase-VIII, highlighted the brilliant achievements of the College students both in curricular and cocurricular activities.
Prizes and awards were given to the students of the College who excelled in various sports events. Neha Adnan Khan was awarded the Best Player trophy for her splendid performance in various sports events.