Mr. Bidya Sunder Shakya, Mayor of Kathmandu, inaugurated 4th Annual Nepal-Pakistan Friendship T20 Cricket Tournament 2018 being held in Kathmandu from 12th to 21st December, 2018. the ten day event includes sixteen teams.
Addressing the inaugural ceremony, Mr. Shakya highlighted the potential of cricket in bringing the youth of two countries, together. He appreciated the Embassy’s initiative for organizing this annual event. Also, speaking at the occasion, the Ambassador of Pakistan, Mr. Mazhar Javed expressed his satisfaction with the growing popularity of this annual event among Nepali Youth.
The Hockey Team from Nepal, which would be leaving for Pakistan shortly to participate in an International Tournament being held in Lahore, also witnessed the ceremony.