Karachi, Nov 22: Annual Sports Competition 2016 of Defence Authority Degree College was held at college's cricket ground. The events of cycling and marathon were also held this year which added to the importance and efficacy of the competition. The former test cricketer and legendary star Mr Sikandar Bakhat was the chief guest of the function.
The championship marks the culmination of inter house sports activities of the college. Qasim House was declared the winner whereas Sir Syed House was runners up of sports competition. Mr Siraj Munir, the Principal of the college in his welcome address highlighted the importance of sports and athletics in students' life and said that these events provide an excellent opportunity for students to further polish their abilities in co-curricular activities.
The chief guest, Mr Sikandar Bakhat congratulated the students who distinguished themselves in various fields and brought laurels not only to Defence Authority Degree College but also to DHA by winning various sports competitions at Karachi and Pakistan level. He also emphasized upon the importance of a balanced personality through participation in healthy activities. He appreciated the standard of performance by the students in different sports events.
The chief guest awarded trophies and prizes among the winners of the competition. At the end, Principal of the College presented a souvenir to the Chief Guest.