By George Da Silva – National Teams of Ice Hockey

Pakistan just finished holding the Pakistan Winter Sports Festival where Skiing, Ice Skating and Ice hockey events took place.  At 3rd Ice Hockey Championship. The final was played between GB Scouts and GB Sports Association. It was easy sailing for the team of GB Sports Association as they scored seven goals while their rivals score zero goals. Teams of PAF, Pak Army, GB Scouts, Punjab, Sindh, Civil Aviation Authority and GB Ski Association participated in the event.

Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Khalid Khurshid while addressing a high level meeting on International ski traversing event and promotion of winter sports said that winter sports would be promoted in Gilgit-Baltistan.

He said that steps would be taken to attract tourists to Gilgit-Baltistan events in winter.

Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Minister Khalid Khurshid expressed happiness over the success of Gilgit-Baltistan Ice hockey team and congratulated all the players that tool part.