Army Chief Asim Munir Hosts Iftaar Dinner for Cricketers

By Asif Ali Awan

| Published Apr 05, 2024 | 12:05 p.m.

RAWALPINDI - Army Chief Gen Asim Munir extends an invitation to cricketers currently undergoing training at Kakul Academy for an Iftaar dinner.

The national team's fitness training at the academy is scheduled to conclude on April 7th. Following their training, the players will depart from Abbottabad to Rawalpindi to join the army chief for the Iftaar dinner.

Earlier, Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Mohsin Naqvi visited Kakul on Monday to personally observe the ongoing

fitness camp conducted by trainers from the Pakistan Army ahead of Pakistan's T20 series against New Zealand.

The purpose of the visit was to gain firsthand insights into the training camp and to express gratitude to the army for their invaluable support in organizing the camp.

The fitness camp has played a crucial role in enhancing the physical capabilities of Pakistan's T20 players, ensuring they are in prime condition for upcoming cricketing assignments, including the ICC T20 World Cup scheduled for June this year.

During his visit, the chairman interacted with the players, praising them for their dedication and active participation in the camp. He expressed satisfaction over their enthusiasm and commitment towards improving their fitness levels.