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Business community asks for proper representation in Po


Islamabad, December 13, 2019 (PPI-OT): Muhammad Ahmed Waheed, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said that Police Reconciliation Committees were very effective in resolving out of court disputes and said that Islamabad Police should give significant representation to business community in these Committees for timely redress of their key issues. He said this while exchanging views with Omer Khan, SSP (Saddar Zone), Islamabad Police who visited ICCI along with ASP Hamza Amanullah and ASP Rana Abdul Wahab.

Muhammad Ahmed Waheed said that ICCI has already sent a proposal to IG Police Islamabad for establishing a Police Facilitation Desk at Chamber and hoped that its availability would help in timely solution of business community issues.

Tahir Abbasi Senior Vice President and Saif ur Rahman Khan Vice President ICCI stressed for close liaison between ICCI and Islamabad Police to further improve security arrangements in commercial and industrial areas. They said that Islamabad Police should further increase patrolling in G-11 and other commercial centres of Islamabad to ensure peaceful environment for business activities. They said that about 20 years ago, Islamabad Police had entered into an agreement with traders for non-interference in markets and emphasized for re-activation of said arrangement.

Speaking at the occasion, Omer Khan, SSP (Saddar Zone), Islamabad Police said that business community would be provided proper representation in the Police Reconciliation Committees. He said that businessmen were playing key role in the economic development of the country and assured that Islamabad Police would fully cooperate in resolving their major issues. ASP Hamza Amanullah and ASP Rana Abdul Wahab said that in time of need, business community should directly contact them on phone and they would try their best to address their complaints.

Muhammad Ejaz Abbasi Vice President FPCCI, Khalid Iqbal Malik, Zafar Bakhtawari, Aslam Khokhar, Ch. Zahid Rafique, Sheikh Abdul Waheed, Khalid Chaudhry, Ch. Abdul Ghaffar, Yousaf Rajput and others also highlighted various police related issues and gave useful proposals to redress them.

For more information, contact:
Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI)
Chamber House, Aiwan-e-Sanat-o-Tijarat Road,
Mauve Area, G-8/1, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-2250526, 2253145, 8432676
Fax: +92-51-2252950