News International – Islamabad cricketers agitate against MCI-CDA operations

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Khan Afridi has taken a serious note of Islamabad cricketers’ agitation against the misadventure of Capital Development Authority (CDA) and Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) aiming at seizing the control of capital’s main grounds including the Diamond Club Ground.

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  • Islamabad cricketers agitate against MCI-CDA operations ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Khan Afridi has taken a serious note of Islamabad cricketers’ agitation against the misadventure of Capital Development Authority (CDA) and Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) aiming at seizing the control of capital’s main grounds including the Diamond Club Ground.
  • Following the agitation of over three hundred players in front of Diamond Ground on Tuesday, CDA and MCI had to cancel the operation against grounds and the matter was taken over by Shehryar Khan Afridi.
  • Earlier, a large scale protest was staged at the Diamond Cricket Academy against the illegal operations masterminded by Mayor Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad, Sheikh Ansar Aziz.
  • Hundreds of young cricketers clad in coffin with inscription of slogans demonstrated profusely to foil MCI-CDA operations aimed at depriving young cricketers of their right to learn and play the game of cricket.
  • Islamabad Cricket Association is there to help and support us in our quest to follow the game and earn name for the city and country,” Abid Ali, a local club cricketer said.


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