Shuttlers off to Pak
Ratnajit Tamang, Dipesh Dhami, Sajan Krishna Tamrakar, Bishnu Katuwal, Nangshal Tamang, Sunaina Mukhiya and Shova Gauchan will compete in the event.
In the previous edition, the pair of Nangshal Devi Tamang and Ratnajit Tamang had won gold medal in mixed doubles event, while Nanghsal had bagged bronze in singles category.
Coach Jayant Shrestha, team manager Sunil Shrestha, Nepal Badminton Association President Ramjee Bahadur Shrestha, and General Secretary Birendra Shrestha also accompanied the players to Islamabad.
Meanwhile, NBA Vice-president Uday Kumar Shrestha and Secretary Nabin Bikram Shah among others bade farewell to the team.