Players and officials pose for a group photo at the inauguration ceremony of sports competitions in Bajaur Agency. – Photo by Hanifullah

KHAR, 1 December: Sports competitions among private schools in Bajaur Agency kicked off on Wednesday.

All Private Schools Association Bajaur president Haji Bahadur Syed said teams from 45 private schools of Bajaur Agency will participate in the competitions of football, cricket, volleyball, badminton, kabaddi and athletics.

In the opening match of the football tournament, Muslim Public School Khar defeated Qartaba Public School 6-0. In the opening volleyball match, Al-Falah School defeated Pakistan Public School.