Promotion of World-Class Tennis game in AJK;


AJKTA affiliated with Pakistan Tennis Federation,


By Altaf Hamid Rao.

MIRPUR (AJK),   (Parliament Times) : Azad Jammu Kashmir Tennis Association was formally affiliated with the Pakistan Tennis Federation as a non-voting member, in accordance with the recent decision of the PTF Council meeting-2021, it was officially said.


The PTF Chief Salim Saifullah Khan while welcoming the affiliation, termed it a historic decision in response to the hectic efforts of the AJKTA President Farooq Sabir and Secretary General Habib Jarral to this direction


Talking to media on Wednesday, Senior Vice President, PTF, Kh. Suhail Iftikhar described the induction as a breakthrough for encouraging sports activities comprising meaningful effort for promotion of the world class game of Tennis in AJK. “It would not have been possible without guidance, patronage by President PTF Salim Saifullah Khan, as it required fulfillment of PTF Constitutional requirements and related formalities”, he added.

The President, PTF also urged the current affiliated bodies to extend maximum assistance and support to AJKTA for organizing various events, tournaments at all levels.