After a two-year hiatus as a result of Covid-19 pandemic, the Shandur Polo Competition will happen from July 1-3 this yr
Shandur Polo Competition Chitral Begins On July 1
This yr’s Shandur Polo Competition will happen after a two-year hiatus as a result of Covid-19 pandemic. It should begin on July 1.
Dr. Shahzad Khan Bangash, Secretary of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, ordered the perfect preparations for the competition.
He gave the directions whereas chairing a evaluation assembly on competition preparations on the Civilian Secretariat on Thursday.
The Ministry of Residence Affairs, Tourism, Media, Communications and Commerce Govt Secretary, and KPK Tradition and Tourism Director attended the assembly, as had been Commissioner Malakand, District Police Officer, Deputy Commissioner, and District Police. Higher & Decrease Chitral Officers participated within the assembly by way of video hyperlink.
The Common Directorate of Polo KPCTA knowledgeable the assembly that the Shandur Competition will likely be held from July 1 to three this yr after a two-year hiatus as a result of Covid-19 pandemic. He mentioned the tent village, constructed all over the world’s highest polo subject at an altitude of 12,600 ft, will present lodging and lodging amenities for native and overseas vacationers.
He added that native tradition, together with music from Chitral and performing arts from Gilgit-Baltistan, will likely be showcased, in addition to cubicles arrange.