KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: Felicitations have been pouring in as Pakistan outclassed India in the Champion Trophy final played at The Oval, London, defeating the arch-rival by 180 runs on Sunday.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif felicitated the nation over historic Champions Trophy win, paying tribute to Pakistan team for their remarkable show against India. He lauded the team for defeating India with a huge margin to lift Champions Trophy.
He was followed by President Mamnoon Hussain, who congratulated the team for their historic victory against India.
“Pakistan achieved historic win through unity and determination,” he said, in a statement, adding that hardwork and passion pave way for great achievements.
The president also felicitated the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and team management.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan congratulated Team Pakistan on their great performance in the Champions Trophy final, saying that it was “wonderful to watch Fakhar’s raw talent in action”.
Meanwhile, Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa congratulated the Pakistan side, saying, “Teamwork can never be defeated”. He also announced Umrah package for the entire side.
Air Chief Marshall Sohail Aman was also delighted on Pakistan victory as he congratulated the Green Shirts for their remarkable win. “We are proud of this historic Pakistan win against India,” he said.
Ali Riaz Malik Chief Executive Officer Bahria Town felicitated the team and the nation over the historic victory. He announced 1-kanal plot for Fakhar Zaman in Bahria Sports City, and Rs1 million each for all players.