LAHORE: Warid Telecom (PVT) Ltd, the finest cellular service provider of the country extends its commitment by sponsoring SLUMS (Sports Society of LUMS (Lahore University of Management Sciences)) for the Year 2011-2012. Mr. Amer Aman Khan, Head of Sales & Distribution, Warid Telecom (PVT) Ltd signed an agreement with Dr. Ali Khan, Patron, SLUMS to provide year long sponsorship to SLUMS. Warid was also the main sponsor for SLUMS activities last year and has generously extended support to SLUMS this year as well.
Sports at LUMS (SLUMS) is the largest society within the institution, catering to approximately 60 % of the entire student body. Currently, LUMS students participate in 20 sports (athletics, darts, badminton, volleyball, basketball, handball, cricket, football, hockey, netball, rugby, horse riding, squash, table tennis, tennis, softball, water polo, weightlifting and boxing, swimming), intra-LUMS sports events, as well as inter-varsity/International tournaments that are held throughout the year, and involve not only the students at LUMS, but also student networks outside of LUMS.