Qayyum Stadium Peshawar will be made an International standard stadium: Minister for Sports

Peshawar: Restructuring of the main pavilion of Qayyum Stadium Peshawar will be done to make it an international standard pavilion. Enhanced seating arrangements for spectators, conference room, media centre, dressing rooms for players, media enclosures, media centre, VIP enclosure, women enclosure and commentary box would be made in the main pavilion. Services of Allied Engineering Consultants (pvt) Ltd have been hired for the designing of the said pavilion.

This was told to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Sports, Syed Aqil Shah in a briefing regarding rehabilitation of main pavilion of Qayyum Sports Stadium Peshawar on Tuesday. Chief Architect Allied Engineering Consultant (AEC) gave the briefing.

Secretary Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Jamaluddin, DG Sports Engineer, Khan Zeb and other concerned authorities were also present on the occasion. Syed Aqil Shah while addressing on the occasion said that Qayyum Stadium Peshawar being the landmark of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in regard to sports therefore, its main pavilion should be constructed in modern lines just as Wali Khan Sports Stadium Charsadda and its early construction be made.

He said the provision of funds would not be made hurdle in the completion of this project therefore it should be an international standard pavilion with all necessary facilities available there. Chief Architect AEC Myra Ali assured the Provincial Sports Minister Syed Aqil Shah that international standard designing of the main pavilion of Qayyum Stadium Peshawar will be made and all the facilities and requirements would be made available in it.

For more information, contact:
Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Tel: +9291 921 6889 (Ext 106)