Pakistan Ordnance Factories (POF) is organising a marathon in Wah on March 23 to coincide with Pakistan Day.
The “race for Peace” marathon aims to spread the message of peace and harmony.
POF Sports Control Board President Dr Amir Murad told newsmen here on Thursday that runners would participate in any of five categories, including the open category with a cash prize of Rs500,000, senior category with a cash prize of Rs400,000, silver category with cash prize of Rs300,000, women category with cash prize of Rs200,000 and children category with cash prize of Rs100,000.
He added that special prizes of Rs20,000 would also be given to the youngest and oldest participants.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 18th, 2016.