Khyber peace colorful sports gala 2020 was inaugurated here at sports complex, Jamrud, on the last day.
The event has been organized under the auspices of department spots, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
On the opening session of the event beside Deputy Commissioner, Khyber Mehmood Aslam Wazir as chief guest, female Member Provincial Assembly Baseerat Shinwari, director sports merged areas Muhammad Nawaz Khan, sport manager Ragid Gul Molagori, local political and tribal leaders and large numbers of sports lovers were among the attendants.
Players of different teams, dressed in color sports kits, saluted the chief guest while passing in front of dais.
Traditional dance and martial arts shows were presented that enthralled the audience.
Speaking on the occasion DC Mehmood Aslam Wazir said that the purpose of arranging the games is to give a message to the world that peace has been restored in merged areas.
He maintained that the government was sincere to adopt all necessary measures to make the merged tribal districts develop and the tribesmen to assist them to retain permanent peace in the area.
The games competitions will continue for a week and more than 2000 players of various teams will compete in 14 games.