Karachi: Naheed.pk, the commerce initiative of Naheed Supermarket, a leading name in retail shopping in Pakistan, honored the top athletes, in a colorful ceremony held recently as part of Conclave Pakistan 3.0, an event organized by e-Creatorz and America Pakistan Business Development Forum, to commemorate their successes. The event was graced by people from all walks of life, from Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Shalwani to Sports legends including Wasim Akram and Samiullah Khan, came to show their support for the rising sporting stars of Pakistan.
Speaking at the occasion, Mr. Munsub Abrar, CEO of Naheed Supermarket, said: “We at Naheed.pk understand the importance of a competition and the joys of winning. We extended our support and honor to our sportsmen and women who brought repute and laurels back to Pakistan.”
Showing his gratitude, legendry Cricketer Wasim Akram said, “Pakistan has a pleasant history and huge future potential in the sporting arena and all these people present here are the biggest proof of it”. He thanked Naheed.pk for its support to the sports. “I am happy to represent a heritage brand like Naheed.pk in honoring my fellow athletes.”
The event concluded with the Pride of Pakistan Awards being presented to Hockey legend Samiullah Khan, Cyclist Samar Khan, Mountaineer Samina Baig, Karate star Kulsoom Hazara, Special Olympic Medal Holder Jasmine Sharif, Footballer Saddam Hussain, Tennis Star Nameer Shamsi, Badminton players Palwasha Bashir and Mahoor Shahzad, among others.