Scouting encourages physical development of youth: CM

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By Staff Reporter

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah said that scouting encourages physical, intellectual, social and spiritual development of young people.

“As a student, I have served as a scout and had art and knowhow to install a tent properly and had stayed in camps here in 1976 for a couple of days, therefore I feel honoured to be with scouts today.”

Speaking at concluding ceremony of 8th Sindh Scouts Camporee held at Training Centre, Gulshan-e-Iqbal CM said, “You are going to hold a mega event in your headquarter in March 2022 and I’ll not only attend that event but would stay a night with you in camp,” he announced.

Appreciating services of scouts he said that they have performed dedicated and commendable duties during Muharram majalis and Covid situations.

“This is manifestation of your belief in humanity,” he said. “Actual satisfaction in your heart and soul you feel when you serves humanity irrespective any discrimination,” he added.

He showed his photographs of 1976 in which he was clad in scout uniform to participants in Camporee.

CM appreciated Chief Secretary Mumtaz Shah and chief pattern of Sindh Scouts Siddique Memon for their dedication in imparting proper training to boy and girl scouts.

Scouts demonstrated their skill, including presenting songs and tableaus.

CM planted a tree to mark 8th Scouts Camporee.