Great Honour to Former Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar by the Officers of Motorway Police

Press Release former Chairman NHA 14-12-17 (1) Press Release former Chairman NHA 14-12-17 (2)

A farewell Party was arranged in the honour of former Federal Secretary Ministry of Communications & Chairman National Highway Authority Shahid Ashraf Tarar at DIG Hamid Shakeel Shaheed Auditorium“ NH&MP, Drivers Licensing Authority. Minister of State for Communications, Muhammad Junaid Anwar Chaudhry, former Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar, IG NH&MP Dr. Syed Kaleem Imam, new Chairman NHA Jawwad Rafique Malik, former Inspectors General of NH&MP, DIG HQs Ishfaq Ahmed, DIG (Operations) Ghulam Rasul Zahid, DIG N-5 North Zone Abbas Ahsan, Commandant Training College DIG Khalid Mehmood, AIG Najeeb ur Rehman, Sector Commanders, Senior officers and large number of officers / officials of Motorway Police and NHA were there to pay the honour to the former Chairman NHA. On this occasion Minister of State for Communications, Muhammad Junaid Anwar Chaudhry paid great tribute to Federal Secretary Ministry of Communication & Chairman National Highway Authority Shahid Ashraf Tarar for his restless services. He said that Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif assigned the services of competent officer Mr. Shahid Ashraf Tarar to Ministry of Communications, who turns the dreams of the then Prime Minister into reality. The present government has initiated multiple mega projects for the economic development and to enhance the development speed of the country specially roads network. These projects will play a pivotal role in achieving economic objectives of the country. Minister of State for Communications further stated that Motorway Police is proud for me and one of the few exemplar institutions of Pakistan . It is my earnest desire that this force not only sustains its efficiency but to improve it. While appreciating the performance of Motorway Police, I would also like to acknowledge the support & patronage of the present government in providing necessary facilities. On this occasion Inspector General Dr. Syed Kaleem Imam paid great honour to former Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar for his restless services. The IG, NH&MP Dr. Syed kaleem Imam said that officers of Motorway Police are known by their distinctive traits like; lawful earnings, honesty, courtesy, help to distress and equal enforcement of law. He further said that NH&MP is fighting and making vigorous efforts to reduce accident rate to lowest level by maintaining better discipline on road through briefing, education and constructive enforcement and because of these characteristics this force became a proud for Nation. He said in making NHMP an exemplary organization there is a basic role of Shahid Ashraf Tarar, which will be never been denied. Dr. Sayed Kaleem Imam said that former Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar in himself is an institution and it’s a matter of great honour and pride for me to serve with him. New Chairman National Highway Authority Jawwad Rafique Malik while paying great tribute to Shahid Ashraf Tarar said that he had strengthened the department by providing new resources. He said in his command he brought about extraordinary betterment. The standard set by him will be kept maintained at all costs. He guided and encouraged us at every stage. He made the department to achieve high standard of performance. He further stated that we feel proud for working under the command of Shahid Ashraf Tarar. The legacy of principle and rule of law given by him is a beacon of light for us. On this occasion former Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar said that NH&MP gives me much respect and NH&MP is an organization of National harmony. IG, NH&MP Dr. Syed Kaleem Imam is a professional officer. He said when he took the charge of NHA there were present 580 Kms Motorways in the country and now it is increasing to 2400 KMs. He said as a Secretary for Communications 12,000 new posts were approved for National Highways & Motorway Police by the Priminister of Pakistan which is satisfactory for me. He lauded the performance of motorway police for changing the behavior of youngsters. In the end the Minister Of State for Communications Muhammad Junaid Anwar Chaudhry and IG, NH&MP Dr. Syed Kaleem Imam presented a souvenir to former Secretary Communications and Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar