Zahira College Mawanella offers first-class basketball for both the boys and girls. There are 100 boys and 100 girls in the pool. Zahira is the one and only Muslim school that offers basketball for the girls in an Islamic Environment.
Mr. Hazam of Akurana trains the boys. Teams coming under the age group of under 12, 14, 16, 18, and 20 are trained.
Usually, Zahira secures the provincial championship almost every year.
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