NA (NA STANDING COMMITTEE ON DEFENCE PRODUCTION MEETS)


Islamabad: The Standing Committee on Defence Production paid its visit to Defence Export Promotion Organization (DEPO), led by Khawaja Sohail Mansoor, Chairman of said Standing Committee on Thursday regarding briefing on the working of DEPO.

The Committee Members were welcomed by the Secretary, MoDP and Director General, DEPO. The Committee was informed by the Director General, DEPO that MoDP has established a display centre in the premises of DEPO for promotion of Pakistan Defence production in the world.

It was also told by the DG, DEPO that private sectors have been invited to promote this industry on national and international level.

The Committee Members witnessed different equipments made by Pakistan Ordnance Factory (POF) Wah, Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) Kamra, Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works (KS&EW) National Radio Telecommunication (NRTC), Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) and Engineering Departments of MoDP for launching display centre. The Committee appreciated the management of DEPO and MoDP.

The visit was attended by Mr. Rajab Ali Baloch, Mr. Mohammad Khan Daha, Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, Chaudhary Hamid Hameed, Syed Mohammad Ashiq Hussain Shah, Mr. Bhawan Das, Ms. Amra Khan, Ms. Asiya Nasir and Ms. Iffat Liaqat, MNAs.