“An Hour with the Guest”
Famous Comedian and Artist Iftikar Thaker said National Highways and Motorway Police has been chosen for service of the people, which is great blessing of God. He urged the Motorway Police to be actively involved in blood donation exercises, which makes the much-needed blood available to eradicate the menace of Thalassemia including awareness to prevent from this chronic disease. The professional integrity and dedication of motorway police will be the great asset to ease the miseries by better awareness of the disease among the commuters. He was addressing inspirational and highly motivational session in NH&MP Road Safety Programe “An Hour with the Guest” at Motorway Police Babu Sabu, building complex at Lahore. DIG Motorway Police Mirza Faran Baig, SSP Masroor Alam Kolachi, male and women police officers and a large number of officials were also present on the occasion.
Iftikhar Thaker said that one small positive thought in morning could change your whole day. He asked the officers that life should be made stress free through the stairs of humor, which is the basic key to increase the level of happiness among humanity. He said serving humanity is the scared profession and NH&MP is doing the same job while rendering service among road users travelling on Highways and Motorway. He further said that road safety is a social issue and every person should share their responsibilities to save the precious lives by creating awareness among the masses. He further added that the Motorway police praiseworthy and officers are already well trained and it is the need of hour to maximize the level of patience in the era of stress and tension prevailing in the society. Comedian actor Iftikhar Thakor advised the officers of NH&MP to work whole heartedly to maintain the standards of service and professionalism achieved after years of laborious efforts by this force. He shared his life experiences with the officers in a very light mood and motivated them for achieving the goals and objectives set by the department. He further said that he respects Motorway Police to the extent that whenever he is travels by road, he spends some of his time with the officers deputed on patrolling duty. He laid stress on the need of adopting road safety measures and observing traffic laws in order to make our highways safer and accident free. Besides road safety, Iftikhar Thakor desired to work jointly with Motorway Police to create awareness about disease of Thalassemia among children.
On this occasion DIG Mirza Faran Baig said that officers of NH&MP will make all out efforts to create awareness among public about Thalassemia. He also appreciated the positive role of Iftikar Thaker in the society to reduce stress level prevailing in the society . At the end of the program DIG Mirza Faran Baig presented souvenir to comedian Iftikhar Thakor as a token of remembrance.