Lahore, 21st Sep 2017: 5th Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games are in progress at Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. So far Pakistan has won 2 x Gold, 2 x Silver and 14 x Bronze medals. It is matter of great honor that out of 14 medals, 5 x medals shared by WAPDA athletes.
In athletics WAPDA’s Asad Iqbal alongwith 3 x Army athletes won Gold medal in 4 x 400m Relay. Pakistan won Gold medal first time in 4 x 400m Relay event in history of Asian Indoor Games. M/s Muhammad Ammar & Abu Huraira, WAPDA Ju-Jitsu players won Silver medal Men’s Duo Classic.
In belt wrestling, WAPDA’s Maryam and Beenish Khan won Bronze medals each in Women’s Free Style -50 Kg and -70 Kg respectively. Similarly in traditional wrestling, Ambreen Masih of WAPDA picked up Bronze medal in Women Freestyle -58 Kg.