Gabin Jabba Snow Sports Festival from Feb 26: RSO Malakand


Organized by District Administration Swat and Culture and Tourism Authority, the three-day Snow Sports and Culture Festival will start from February 26 in picturesque and fascinating Gabin Jabba, District Swat.
This was stated by Regional Sports Officer Malakand Kashif Farhan while talking to media men here on Friday. He said all preparations have been completed and Commissioner Malakand Division Shahidullah Khan and Deputy Commissioner Swat Irfanullah Wazir will officially inaugurate.
Kashif Farhan said that like every year, Gabin Jabba Snow and Sports Festival is going to start from February 26 and will continue up till February 28. The festival was inaugurated by Commissioner Malakand Division Shahidullah Khan and Deputy Commissioner Swat Irfanullah Wazir.
Kashif Farhan accompanied by ADC Sohail Khan, ADC Abdul Latif, Assistant Commissioner Matta Abdul Qayyum Khan, RSO Kashif Farhan and other personalities will be present during the briefing.
Kashif Farhan said that events like Tug-of-war, Martial Arts, Cycling and Weightlifting competitions will be organized, while the three-day cultural festival will also have handicraft stalls, food and drink stalls and music concerts to entertain tourists and locals.
He said, famous singers will perform their performances on the first day of comedy Jamshed Ali Khan while Wasil Khyal, Shaukat Mehmood, Zubair Nawaz and Mirawas Khan will perform their art on the second day of snow sports competitions, along with Hashmat Sahar, Imran Khan, Shehzad Khyal and Syed Rehman Shinu will perform on the third day Shahid Malang.
He said, the group of Shahid Ali Khan will exhibit magic of his art, apart from this there will be performances on Rabab, Sitar and Dholak (dolls) etc. Along with this, the series of sports competitions will also continue in this festival, he said.