PESHAWAR, 24 December: The fifth edition of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa badminton championship began here at the Qayum Sports Complex on Saturday.

Male and female players from 17 districts of KP are participating in the event. President KP Olympic Association Syed Aqil Shah inaugurated the championship.

The championship will continue till Dec 28 during which male and female players will compete in single, double and mixed competitions.