Senate Standing Committee for defence Production visits HIT.
Islamabad -- Senate Standing Committee for defence production under its Chairman Lt. General (Retd.) Abdul Qayyum visited HIT, says a press release. The committee was briefed on the mission, role and organizational aspects of HIT. The details of achievements in defence production and support to the mechanized formations rendered by HIT were also briefed to the Standing Committee.
All Members of HIT board, Directors and Managing directors of factories were present during the briefing. After the briefing chairman HIT apprised the Standing Committee on contributions made by HIT in strengthening the defence of Pakistan and also highlighted the commercial potential of HIT by utilizing surplus capacity.
Chairman HIT also highlighted areas which needed support of the Standing Committee. During the question answer session senators appreciated the role of HIT in strengthening the defence of Pakistan and assured full support to HIT at all national forums in overcoming its problems.
In the end chairman Standing Committee thanked chairman HIT and all the staff members for a comprehensive briefing and advised HIT to continue focusing on its primary role of defence production and to undertake commercial activities after meeting the requirements of defence forces of Pakistan.
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|Publication:||The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)|
|Date:||Nov 18, 2015|
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