Basketball Azadi Cup 2019
19th August is a day that deserves to be written in the book of history with golden words till the Day of Judgment. It was that golden day when a true patriot and an unforgettable hero embraced martyrdom while guarding his motherland against the enemy and was conferred upon the highest military award of Pakistan ‘Nishan-e-Haider’. He was the youngest to receive the dignified award and was none other than Cadet Rashid Minhas.
Holding firmly the ambition of grooming the youth mentally and physically and molding them into a proud asset of the nation, SSTPSR in remembrance of the braves who gave their blood for the soil of their country, organized a basketball match on August 19, 2019. The President of Karachi Football Federation Haji Ghulam Muhammad along with his respected spouse graced the occasion as the chief guest. The match was held between two teams namely M.M Alam team and Rashid Minhas team. Rashid Minhas Team wrestled with the competitors and clinched the winner trophy.
The chief guest appreciated the environment and applauded the efforts of the school he also offered to arrange more matches for the team of SST which the head of the institution, Air Cdre (Retd) Sir Nayyar Qayyum Khawaja accepted it and stated that it would be a great honor for SSTIANs. He presented the Chief Guest with the school souvenir marking an end to the event. The event could not have been possible without the great efforts of Director Sports Department of SSTPSR Sir Deedar Ali and SSTIANs appreciated his efforts for organizing the auspicious event.