The University of Lahore won the Inter University Rugby Championship held here at the new campus of International Islamic University (IIU) that was attended by as many as 15 teams across the country under the supervision of Higher Education Commission (HEC). University of Central Punjab stood 2nd and Islamia University Bahawalpur got 3rd position.
Names of the participating teams included, University of Lahore , Cholistan University Of Veterinary & Animal Sciences Bahawalpur, University of Management and Technology Lahore, The University of Kotli Azad Jammu and Kashmir , Iqra University Karachi, Minhaj University Lahore, Punjab University, Islamia University Bahawalpur, LUMS, Superior University , Lahore Garrison University, International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI), FAST, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore , University of Central Punjab.
The concluding ceremony was also attended by Students Advisor Dr. Rizwan Aftab, organizing secretary and Assistant Director Sports Muhammad Khalid Chaudhary and officials of Pakistan Rugby Union were also present.
Addressing the concluding ceremony, Dr. Ayaz congratulated the winning team. He encouraged all the teams and appreciated the active participation of Pakistani universities adding that such activities bring the platforms to youth to showcase talent and utilize the energies. He vowed that IIUI would continue to hold such activities in future as well.