E-sports will be a new sensation in Pakistan: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has expressed that e-sports will be a new sensation in Pakistan and the region.

While revealing an exciting framework to regulate e-sports is in the offing, the minister hoped, “kids out there are all set to make it to top teams…wishing you all the best guys.”

The minister earlier on 13th January had announced that a memorandum had been reached between the Pakistan Sports Board and the Pakistan Science Foundation. He expressed that for the first time in the history of the country, e-sports will get the status of a regular sport in March 2021.

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Chaudhry in his tweet wrote that e-sports would get the status of a regular sport after the memorandum would be finalized. “If you are interested in video games, get ready, new opportunities are waiting for you,” the minister maintained.