Peshawar, August 22, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Director National Accountability Bureau Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mr. Naveed Haider, while addressing the speech contest held in Government Shaheed Sharif Higher Secondary School, Peshawar said that corruption is a scourge that gives rise to many evils in society. He said that all the resources are being utilized by NAB to root out the menace of corruption from the country and consequently corruption rate has decreased in Pakistan. He said that NAB has been striving hard to fully eliminate corruption from the country and place the country on the path of prosperity.
The Director further said that developed countries have adopted zero tolerance policy against corruption which is key to their success. “The NAB therefore, also adopted Zero Tolerance Policy against corruption and billions of misappropriated rupees have been deposited in the national exchequer”, he added. He urged the students to play role against the corruption and raise awareness against corruption as the future of the nation is in their hands.
At the end, Naveed Haider distributed certificates and shields among the students who participated in speech contest. He applauded the Principal and administration of Government Shaheed Hassnain Sharif Higher Secondary School on arranging the seminar against the vital topic of corruption.
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