Women players taking part in table tennis competition in Inter-Divisional Women Sports Gala in Peshawar. – Photo by Shahid Afridi

PESHAWAR, 21 March: The Inter-Divisional Women Sports Gala organised under the aegis of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) kicked off in Peshawar on Monday.

Frontier College for Women Principal Azra Khursheed inaugurated the sport gala. In the netball competition, Peshawar defeated Mardan, in basketball, Kohat defeated Mardan, while in table tennis, Kohat defeated Malakand. Teams from Peshawar, Dera Ismail Khan, Kohat, Mardan, Hazara and Malakand regions are taking part in the netball, basketball, volleyball and table tennis competitions.