DHA Inter School Athletic Championship 2012 was held at Rahat Football Stadium, DHA Phase VI recently. Ms Nasim Hameed, the Gold Medalist of SAF Games was the chief guest on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion Ms Hameed underscored the significance of sports in making a healthy, vibrant and tolerant society. She said that a healthy body had a healthy mind and added that sports go a long way in enhancing team spirit, self esteem, confidence and discipline in an individual.
Earlier the Principal of Defence Authority Public School (O&A Levels), Ms. Rakhshanda Jabeen in her welcome address reiterated that sports in addition to enhancing mental and physical development of body also helped in producing skills, perseverance, enterprise and agility in human personality which is the cornerstone of success in life.
She said that DHA educational institutions provided tremendous sports facilities to its students to develop in them healthy attitudes and positive thinking for development of a dynamic and successful personality.
The Runners-Up trophy was shared jointly by Defence Authority SKBZ College and Defence Authority Model High School, Ph-VII. Championship trophy was won by Defence Authority Public School (O&A Levels) Seaview. At the end the chief guest distributed prizes among the winners.
News published by Defence Housing Authority, Karachi.