A delegation of 20 players from various teams participating in the HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) Edition 8 visited the headquarters of the Special Security Unit (SSU) in Karachi on Saturday and expressed their appreciation of the professional standards maintained in the unit.
The delegation included prominent players from Islamabad United, Quetta Gladiators, Karachi Kings, and Peshawar Zalmi, including foreign players Martin Guptill, Johan Botha, and Ben Cutting.
Pakistani players including Umar Gul, Saeed Ajmal, Faheem Ashraf, Umer Akmal, Haider Ali, Muhammad Haris, Danish Aziz, Rumman Raees and Abrar Ahmed were also in the visiting team.
DIGP Security & Emergency Services Division Dr Maqsood Ahmed met the players and welcomed them to the capital.
He explained to them the sacrifices made and the steps taken to revive international cricket in Pakistan. The players also had the opportunity to practice shooting in the SSU.
Later, the team members presented team shirts as a souvenir to Dr Maqsood Ahmed.
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The DIGP Security also presented honorary shields, Sindhi topis, and ajraks to the players.
The visit and interaction between the players and SSU is a good step for promoting sports and safety in Pakistan.
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