ISLAMABAD: The Chief Of Army Staff, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, has been unanimously reelected as President of Pakistan Golf Federation for the next four-year term.
Seasoned amateur golfer Taimur Hassan Amin was also reelected unanimously as Secretary of the Federation at its General Body meeting here.
In his opening remarks to the General Body, the President thanked the outgoing committee and praised the Secretary and Treasurer PGF for the outstanding services to the development of Golf.
The President has tripled the budget for the promotion of Youth and talent hunt programme of golf in the country. He assured the house that in spite of difficult economic times; the PGF would try to host Pakistan Open on the Asian Circuit.
He was also very pleased with the progress made on the development of PGF Golf Course and Teaching Academy.