Paralympic 2020: Punjab government to pay for Anila Baig’s trip to Tokyo


Lahore: Provincial Minister of Punjab for Youth Affairs and Sports, Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti, has announced that the Punjab government will bear the expenses of Anila Baig, who is bound to fly to Tokyo for Paralympic Games 2020.

Anila is a ‘discus thrower’ and had to fly on to Thursday for participating in Paralympic Games. She had qualified for a mega-event after finishing fourth in the World Para Athletics Championship in 2019 in Dubai.

Rai Taimoor took notice of her issue, aired on ARY News this morning and announced a ticket for her. Ticket money was delivered to Anila.

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