Life in Lyari area of Karachi is returning to normal now. For so many years, this part of the city, once famous across Pakistan for producing the finest soccer and boxing talents, was under the grips of local armed gangs, who battled out each other for the control of area.
But now, thanks to extensive efforts of local law enforcement agencies, Lyari is getting back up on its feet.
The Karachi Walla recently visited a female only boxing club in Lyari where women are not only learning the art of boxing but also challenging themselves mentally.
Text and Photos by The Karachi Walla. Originally published at Scroll.in Boxing is not the most popular sport in Karachi and female boxers are a rare sight. So when I first heard that Younus Qambran…
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