Insurance industry celebrates 4th insurance day

Karachi: The insurance industry of Pakistan is celebrating the 4th insurance day, which is organized by the Insurance Association of Pakistan (IAP) yearly.

In this connection, a diverse range of activities has been arranged including sports events such as cricket tournaments, road shows in universities to create awareness in youth about the importance of insurance. Celebrations and activities of the day were also covered by print, social and electronic media.

As part of the Insurance day activities the IAP held an elocution contest. The topics selected were e-insurance and Big Data. There was an encouraging response from the industry and employees from many insurance companies participated.

The contest carried three cash awards for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions which were decided by a panel judges comprised Jalees A Siddiqui, Zahra Naqvi and Azfar Arshad.

The 1st Prize went to Saad Ullah Khan of Jubilee General Insurance. Ms. Nadia Bakhtiar of Allianz EFU Health Insurance bagged the second prize and the 3rd Prize was earned by Ms. Zahra Hasan of Premier Insurance.

Chairman IAP Tahir Ahmed addressed the participants and encouraged them to participate in such industry events. He presented the awards to the winners.

Secretary General IAP, N. A. Usmani presented the vote of thanks. Refreshments were served to all the invitees and participants. One of the distinctive features of the event was excellent time management