Army Stadium Peshawar
Army Stadium, Peshawar is also known as Karnal Sher Khan Stadium, which is located in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Peshawar. The stadium is owned & operated by Pakistan Army and also responsible for the development of the stadium.
The stadium has a capacity of 10,000.
Overview And History
Army Stadium Peshawar is an open entertainment and recreational site in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. The stadium was renamed to Karnal Sher Khan Shaheed Stadium in 1999, in the memory of Karnal Sher Khan Shaheed, who was martyred in the Kargil war with India.
The stadium has restaurants & takeaways, shopping stalls, music stores, amusement parks and gaming facilities. These facilities are now shifted to adjacent Sher Khan Shaheed Park Complex. Since December 2016, McDonald has also started functioning plus the soft launch of Food Court Complex to house Tutti Fruiti, Nan Bar, Peshawari Baithak and Chaman Ice Cream at the moment.
It is situated in one of Peshawar city's posh locality near several important buildings and structure. New megastructures are also planned here for generating economic activity to enhance social uplift & development and give this historic city a futuristic outlook, the one it deserves in line with other major cities of Pakistan while the present stadium will be right-sized.