FAISALABAD: A state-of-the-art Kabaddi Stadium would be established in Faisalabad to provide best facilities to players and promote the game at district level, District Kabaddi Association President and Member of the Provincial Assembly Khawaja Muhammad Islam said on Wednesday. He said efforts would also be made to acquire sufficient funds for the construction of this stadium. He said that Faisalabad had produced a number of prominent Kabaddi players. He said the game was losing its charm and influence due to the non-availability of proper facilities and funds. He said that match between Kabaddi teams of Pakistan and India would be organised in Faisalabad during the first week of November.
Published in The Express Tribune, October 25th, 2012.