SRINAGAR: A Kashmiri youth, Ehtisham Khan, has been selected to attend the International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA) scheduled to be held in the United States of America in August this year.
Khan told Kashmir Reader that he received a letter from the IYLA informing him that he has been accepted as a delegate to 2018 IYLA “Moral and Innovation Leadership: Vision Service, and Entrepreneurship” which will be held in Washington DC, Philadelphia and New York from August 6 to 15 this year.
IYLA is a premier partnership-driven leadership development programme that empowers promising young leaders to positively impact communities, nations and the world. Ehtisham has been involved with sports from early age and has taken part in various athletic, skiing and adventure activities over the years. In April 2017, Khan also received an invitation from the Triathlon Association of Davao, Philippines, to participate in the International BPI DURAINMAN Triathlon.
Khan has had also participated a five day event of 42nd World Youth Rally in 2017 which was held at Seoul, South Korea. 42nd World Youth Rally was organised by Hostelling International, Korea.