RAWALPINDI (Online): On behalf of the President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Rashad Mahmood conferred Civil Awards to the eminent Scientists and Engineers.
According to an ISPR statement, the award was given to scientists and engineers working in Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC), Dr A Q Khan Research Laboratory (KRL), National Engineering and Scientific Commission (NESCOM), Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) and Strategic Plans Division (SPD), for their meritorious services at the investiture ceremony held at Joint Staff Headquarters on 27 Mar 2014. Out of total 25 awardees, eight officials received Sitara-i-Imtiaz, 13 officials received Presidentís award for Pride of Performance and four officials received Tamgha-i-Imtiaz.
Names of recipients are, Sitara-i-Imtiaz, Mr. Syed Zahur-ul-Hasan Bokhari, Mr. Pervez Ahmed, PoP, Brigadier (R) Shafqat Baig, SI (M), Mr. Khaliq Dad Khan, Brigadier (R) Azmat Hayat, Brigadier (R) Muhammad Faheem Khawar, SI (M), Air Commodore (R) Syed Mehmood Hussain Rizvi, SI (M), Col (R) Zahid Majeed, TI (M). Pride of Performance, Mr. Syed Tauqir Ashraf, Mr. Munir Ahmad, Mr. Malik Murid Hussain, Mr. Khalil-ur-Rehman, Mr. Tariq Hameed, Mr. Farooq Ahmed Bhatti, Mr. Ghulam Rasool Akhtar, Wing Commander (R) Tariq Ikram Ul Haq, Capt (R) Hyder Ali Palijo, Dr. Brigadier Masood Raza, TI (M), Mr. Muhammad Yousuf Khan, Mr. Jehanzaib
Khan, Dr. Mehreen Afzal. Tamgha-i-Imtiaz, Mr. Abdul Qayyum (Late), Lt Col (R) Khalid Mahmood, Mr. Fasih-ur-Rehman and Dr. Muhammad Farooq.