Karachi, March 19, 2013 (PPI-OT): A meeting was held with the delegation of Pakistan Automotive Manufacturers Association (PAMA) at Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) Head Office, Karachi under the Chairmanship of The Director General of PSQCA Mr. Pir Bakhsh Jamali.
The delegation headed by Mr. Abbdul Waheed Khan, Director General, Pakistan Automotive Manufacturers Association and they discussed about the National Standards Committee (NSC) meeting which was held at Lahore and shows their concern about the reconstitution of NSC and minutes of the NSC meeting. Further they discussed about the difficulties on standardization work of Automobile Division of SDC/PSQCA which was shifted at Lahore. The delegation also discussed about the Marking Fee and suggests fixing it on yearly basis.
The Director General, PSQCA consider the automotive industries concern/suggestion of PAMA delegation and order to null and vide the decision about the meeting of NSC which was held at Lahore and also ordered to shift the Automobile Division from Lahore to Karachi alongwith all the relevant records. The Director General, PSQCA also advised the PAMA delegation to submit their suggestions about the Marking Fee.
The PAMA delegation was comprise on Mr. Abbdul Waheed Khan, Director General, Pakistan Automotive Manufacturers Association (PAMA), Mr. Inam-ul-Haq, Stahlco Motors (Pvt.) Ltd; Lahore, Mr.Sadullah Ejaz, Atlas Honda Limited, Sheikhupura, Pakistan, Mr. Jamshed Ali Qureshi, Plum Qingqi Motors Ltd; Lahore, Mr. Wajid Bux Siddiqui, Indus Motor Company Ltd; Karachi, Mr. Jamil Ahmad, Pak Suzuki Motor Co. Ltd; Karachi, Mr. Razi-ur-Rahman, Atlas Honda Ltd, Mr. Raheel Asghar, Indus Motor Co. Ltd; and Mr. Shahid Ali Khan, Pak Suzuki Motor Co. Ltd.
For more information, contact:
Jawaid Hussain Siddiqui
Media Adviser, PSQCA
Cell No. 0333-2266957
Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority
Government of Pakistan
(Ministry of Science and Technology)
Tel: (92-21) 99206546
Fax: (92-21) 99203919