| GEO Sports|
| Tehmas Football Ground to be converted into international stadium|
| Updated at: 1938 PST, Tuesday, December 01, 2009|
PESHAWAR: NWFP minister for sports & culture Syed Aqil Shah said that the Tehmas Football Ground of Peshawar would be converted into the Tehmas International Football Stadium.
He was talking with media during his visit to the Tehmas Football Ground here on Tuesday.
He told that the preparations for the 31st National Games are in full swing and the players would have the facilities of international standard at the Tehmas Football Ground.
Syed Aqil Shah said that 23 projects for promotion of sports in the province are in progress.
He said that the federation has provided Rs1.5 billion for construction of stadiums in Punjab and Sindh whereas NWFP and Balochistan would not get any share of this amount.