All Pakistan Inter-Varsity Weightlifting Championship 2018 conclude at UVAS
LAHORE (13-04-18): The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) Islamabad organised All Pakistan Inter-university Weightlifting Championship 2018 here in City Campus Lahore.
In contests, the Punjab University (PU) won 1st position, Superior University Lahore got 2nd while University of Central Punjab (UCP) stood on 3rd position. UVAS weightlifter Abdullah Butt made new HEC record in heavy weight category and won gold medal.
Students from 10 universities from all over Pakistan participated in the championship including Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Government Collage University Lahore, Superior University Lahore, University of Central Punjab, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan, Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam, Punjab University Lahore, Garrison University Lahore, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan and University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences UVAS Lahore.
UVAS Associate Prof Dr Ali Raza Awan along with Controller of Examinations Zahid Hussain inaugurated the weightlifting championship while UVAS Registrar Sajjad Ahmad chaired the concluding ceremony and distributed cash prizes and trophies among the winners. Chairman Sports Board (UVAS) Dr Rana Muhammad Ayub and Director Sports UVAS Rana Amjad Iqbal were also present on the occasion.
Earlier, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore won 1st position in All Pakistan 2nd National DVM Quiz Competition held at Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi. UVAS defeated many universities in various pool matches to secure the winner trophy.