Pakistani skiers to participate in Winter Olympics

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani skier Mohammad Abbas will take part in the winter Olympics to be held from February 12 in Canada.

A ceremony was arranged at the Canadian High Commission in Islamabad in honour of Mohammad Abbas.

Canadian high commissioner Randolph Mank, office-bearers of Ski Federation, skier Abbas, politicians and diplomats attended the ceremony in large number.

The Canadian high commissioner termed the Winter Olympics an honour for Canada.