Peshawar: A seminar was held on 05th August, 2015 at District Abbottabad on Anti-Corruption Theme. Officers of all District Govt Departments, Notables, Politician, Students and Civil Society of Abbottabad participated in the Seminar. Director Awareness & Prevention Wing NAB (KP) was the chief guest. He remarked that Corruption is poison for the nation and stressed the need to fight against Corruption because it is an impediment in the prosperity and development of our country.
Additional Director NAB (KP) stressed on self-accountability, highlighted the salient features / achievements of NAB and apprised the participants that NAB is fighting against Corruption and Corrupt Practices through Awareness, Prevention and Enforcement.
He also highlighted the role of NAB being a Central Authority of the Government of Pakistan, signatory of UN Convention against Corruption (UNCAC). He urged the public to raise voice against corruption and contact NAB regarding all complaints against Corruption and Corrupt Practices.
Commissioner Hazara Division, District Education Officer and District Kahteeb also spoke on the occasion. The students of the local schools also sang patriotic songs.
The Director NAB urged upon the participants that they must adopt high moral values and play their part in eradication of corruption as responsible citizens of Pakistan. He further said instead of cursing others and making hue and cry, it is better to contribute towards the betterment of the society even to light a single match.