Pakistani weightlifting team leaves for France


The two member Pakistan weightlifting team has left for France to take part in the World Weightlifting Championship. The event is being held at Disneyland, Paris from November 5 to 13. PWF Secretary Hafiz Imran Butt and weightlifter Irfan Butt will be representing Pakistan there. Hafiz Imran will be attending the world weightlifting congress meeting. He will also act as referee while Irfan Butt will compete in the 77 kg body weight category. A Pakistani lady weightlifter Abdullah Kalsoom of KP, now settled in USA, will join them from the states. She will represent in the 48 kg bodyweight category.