Doubt over Pak athletes participation at Asian athletics meet.


Bhubaneswar:With just a week to go for the start of Asian Athletics Meet,uncertainty prevails over the participation of athletes from neighbouring country Pakistan.After getting invitation from the Athletics Federation of India, Pakistan had sent entries of athletes for the sporting meet to be held in Bhubaneswar. But till date no visas are available for the athletes and the organisers are still waiting for confirmation about their arrival.Officials of the events said they are prepared in case they. arrive and full proof security and exclusive arrangements are made for the Pakistan contingent. The Chief Secretary of the state is in touch with the Union Home Ministry regarding this issue. Pakistan had send its athletes for the 2013 Asian Athletics Championships held in Pune.