LAHORE: The opening stage of Punjab Youth Festival 2013-14 ends today, events on the level of Union Council will begin from January 5, ARY News reported.
Provincial Minister for Education, Sports and Youth Affairs Rana Mashood Ahmad Khan along with Director General (DG) Sports, Usman Nawaz addressed a press conference in Lahore. Rana Mashood said that about 1.2 million people participated from rural areas. He expressed hope for setting approximately 100 new world records in the month of April and May of the current year.
The Minister told that Basant Festival will be held in Changa Manga in the month of February.
Rana revealed that Punjab Government has made a special thread for kite flying with the help of Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR).