The Indonesian Embassy organized a lively Fun Walk to mark the upcoming 18th Asian Games scheduled to be held from August 18 to September 2 , 2018 in the Indonesian cities Jakarta and Palembang.
Indonesian Ambassador Iwan S. Amri, diplomats and the Indonesian community participated in the event. Secretary General Pakistan Olympic Association Muhammad Khalid Mahmood along with senior officials and athletes also joined the Fun Walk.
Ambassador Amri informed the participants of the walk on the occasion that the Fun Walk also coincided with the upcoming 73rd Indonesian Independence Day (August 17, 2018).
He referred to the slogan of the 18the Asian Games “Energy of Asia” that meant much more than just sports performances but it was bringing 45 nations across Asia in the quest for excellence with the message of Asian values of friendship and respect, peace and tolerance and to show the true spirit of sportsmanship.