Ghori athlete shows his strength in Cold and Breezy Weather.

Raqib Farooqi is one of the most powerful bodybuilding athletes in Ghor province, he exhibited his power on Friday near the Icy Harirod river.

The Ghori athlete considers sports as a symbol of peace, unity, and empathy and calls on all Afghans to get involved in sports.

He expressed hope, that whenever prolonged peace and stability are ensured in the country, athletes like him will expand their exercises to gain further sporting prides for Afghanistan.

Farooqi is counting the moments to a dignified peace and stability in the country.

This comes as the second round of talks between the representatives of the Afghan government and the Taliban has just begun in Doha, Qatar.


  • Mohammad Haroon Alim holds a BBA degree from Kardan University. He works as a sub-editor for Khaama Press.