Islamabad, August 28, 2013 (PPI-OT): A group of Trainee Section Officers from Secretariat Training Institute (STI) called on Speaker National Assembly, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq at Parliament House today.
Addressing the participants, the Speaker said that civil service was back bone of government structure and honest and efficient civil servants were the asset of the nation. He asked the young officers to adopt people friendly attitude and help the masses in resolving the problems confronted to them. The Speaker said that cooperation and coordination among the state institutions is imperative for good governance and progress and prosperity of the country.
The Speaker said that government functionaries could play pivotal role for creating national harmony and integration. He stressed upon the civil servants to perform their duty as servants of the people and states, fearlessly and honestly without indulging into politics. He asked them to equip themselves with modern technology and techniques to successfully coup with challenges confronting to the country.
Later on, Secretary, National Assembly Karamat Hussain Niazi briefed the participants about the formation, working and Organizational set up of the National Assembly and its standing committees. He also briefed the participants about the procedure adopted for enactment of legislation.
He said that standing committees are important organs of the Parliament and best forum for accountability and oversight of the Government policies. Briefing was followed by answers questions session.
The Trainees Sections Officers thanked the Speaker National Assembly for arranging such a comprehensive briefing about legislation and working of the National Assembly for them. Later, they witnessed the proceedings of the House.
For more information, contact:
Karamat Hussain Niazi
National Assembly of Pakistan
Parliament House, Islamabad
Tel: +9251 922 1082 -83
Fax: +9251 922 1106