ISLAMABAD - President Mamnoon Hussain was pleased to approve 159 Pakistan civil awards on 14th August, 2014 and 148 were approved as special cases after 14th August, 2014 (List at Annex-I).

The awards will be conferred on 23rd March, 2015 (today) under the following arrangements:

a) President Mamnoon Hussain, will decorate 52 recipients of National Awards (Civil), including 09 foreign nationals and Pakistani living abroad, at the investiture ceremony being held at Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad on 23rd March, 2015.

b) The Governor Punjab on behalf of President will decorate 36 recipients of National Awards (Civil) (Annex-II), at the Investiture Ceremony being held in Governors House Punjab, Lahore.

c) 27 recipients of National Awards (Civil) (Annex-III) will be decorated by Governor Sindh, on behalf of the President, at the Investiture Ceremony being held in Governor's House Sindh, Karachi.

d) 14 and 142 (martyrs 122 students and 20 staff members of Army Public School, Peshawar) recipients of National Awards (Civil) (Annex-IV) will be decorated by Governor KPK, on behalf of the President, at the Investiture Ceremony being held in Governors House KPK, Peshawar.

e) 07 recipients of National Awards (Civil) (Annex-V) will be decorated by Governor Balochistan, on behalf of the President, at the Investiture Ceremony being held in Governors House Balochistan, Quetta.

f) 02 recipients of National Awards (Civil) (Annex-VI) will be decorated by Governor Gilgit Baltistan, on behalf of the President, at the Investiture Ceremony being held in Governors House Gilgit Baltistan, Gilgit.

g) Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee will decorate 25 recipients of National Awards (Civil) (Annex-VII), on behalf of the President, at the Investiture Ceremony to be held on 25th March, 2015 at JS HQ.

h) 02 Foreign Nationals (Annex-VIII) will be decorated, on behalf of the President, by the Heads of Pakistan Missions located in the countries of respected recipients of awards on 23rd March, 2015 or later.

3. The list of awardees who will be decorated at Aiwan-e-Sadr is as under:

HILAL-I-SHUJAAT

Lt General Rizwan Akhtar, Gallantry

HILAL-I-IMTIAZ

Syed Muhammed Junaid Zaidi, Science & Technology/Teaching & Administration; Mr Riaz Ahmed Engineering (Mining); Dr Raza Samar, Aerospace Engineering; Dr Muhammad Riaz Suddle, Electronics Engineering; Engineer Muhammad Asghar. Education/Science and Technology; Agha Hasan Abedi (late), Public Service.

SITARA-I-SHUJAAT

Muhammad Hilal Shaheed, Gallantry; Mrs Tahira Qazi Shaheed, Gallantry; Mrs Saima Zareen Shaheed, Gallantry

SITARA-I-IMTIAZ

Dr Shahid Mahmood Baig, Science (Biology); Prof Muhammad Umar, Medicine (Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases); Qari Syed Sadaqat Ali    Arts (Qiraat); Ma Zhiping, Services to Pakistan (Aviation); Dr Muhammad Imran Yousuf, Public Service;  Riaz Jawed Khawaja, Public Service; Prof Dr Moazzam Nazeer Tarar, Public Service; Haris Suleman (late), Public Service; Dr Zahid Pervaiz, Public Service; Bashir Dawood, Public Service; Zahid Hameedi, Public Service; Babar Suleman (late), Public Service

PRIDE OF PERFORMANCE

Syed Muhammad Qaisar Abbas Naqvi, Arts (Drama Acting); Asif Ali Khan, Arts (Film Actor); Ata-ur-Rehman, Journalism; Amir Iqbal Khan; Sports (Squash); Samina Baig, Sports (Mountaineering); Dr Jamal Nasir, Social Work

SITARA-I-QUAID-I-AZAM

Dr Peter Langer, Services to Pakistan; Dr Sajjad Haider Karim, Services to Pakistan

TAMGHA-I-SHUJA

Mr Mazhar Ali Shaheed, Gallantry; Mr Mehmood-Ul-Hassan Shaheed, Gallantry; Mr. Ashok Kumar (late),Gallantry; Mr. Javed Shaheed, Gallantry; Mr. Tariq Shaheed,Gallantry; Mr. Wajid Ali Shaheed,Gallantry;

Mr. Muhammad Khan, Gallantry; Mr. Amir Rang Zeb Shaheed, Gallantry; Mr. Inayat Ullah, Gallantry; Mr. Farman Ali, Gallantry; Col. Masood Ahmed Babar, Gallantry; Mr. Safdar Nawaz, Gallantry; Mr. Nasrullah Khan Shaji Shaheed, Gallantry;

TAMGHA-I-IMTIAZ

Dr. Masroor Ikram, Science (Physics); Prof. Khan Shah Zaman Khan, Health; Prof. Abdul Bari Khan, Health; Prof. Dr. Ahmad Yousif A. Al-Draiweesh, Comparative Purisprudence; Al-Haj Molvi Rayazuddin Ahmed (late),Education; Prof. Dr. Tahir Masood, Education; Mr. Jamshed Masroor,

(Jamshed Iqbal Rana), Literature (Poetry); Mr. Minhaj Muhammad Khan

(Minhaj Barna) (late), Journalism; Dr. Nauman Hamid Niaz, Sports (Sports Journalism / Broadcasting)

SITARA-I-IMTIAZ

Prof. Dr. Niaz Ahmad Akhtar, Education (Engineering & Technology); Dr. Umar Saif, Education (Information Technology); Prof. Dr. Mujahid Kamran, Education; Mrs. Yasmin Tahir, Arts (Compering); Mr. Rahat Ali Khan, Music (Classical & Semi Classical International Singer); Mr. Saeed Ajmal, Sports (Cricket); Dr. Abdul Rashid Seyal, Public Service; Mr. Muhammad Parvez Masud, Social Services; Mr. Muhammad Younas Sheikh, Social Work

PRESIDENT'S AWARD FOR PRIDE

OF PERFORMANCE

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Masood Ul Hasan, Science (Physics); Lt. Col. Shafqat Hussain, Engineering; Dr. Mazhar Mehmood, Engineering (Metallurgy); Mr. Mohammad Ayub, Education; Mr. Asif Shah Asim Bukhari, Arts (Film/Drama Acting); Mr. Zulfiqar Ali Ghazi, Arts (Papier Machie); Mir Muhammad Ali, Arts (Parody); Mr. Muhammad Tufail (Najeeb Ahmed), Literature; Prof. Asghar Saudai (late), Literature (Poetry); Mr. Abd-ur-Rauf Tahir, Journalism; Mr. Muhammad Asif, Sports (Snooker); Ms. Ayesha Haroon (late), Journalism

TAMGHA-I-IMTIAZ

Prof Dr Rehana Asghar; Botany/Bio-technology, Prof Dr Muhammad Ashraf; Veterinary Medicine, Mr Muhammad Abdul Matin Khan Zahid; (Maulana Zahid ur Rashidi); Education Brigadier Dr Muhammad Khan;Education (Teaching & Research), Mr Ejaz Hussain; Music (Tabla Nawaz), Dr Qari Ahmad Mian Thanvi Farooqi; Arts (Qiraat), Mr Sajjad Hussain Tafu; Music Director / Composer, Dr Shaheen Mufti, Literature Ghulam Abbas (Abbas Tabish);Literature (Poetry), Prof Dr Saadat Saeed; Literature,Prof Dr Rafi-Ud-Din Hashmi;Urdu Literature,Syed Tabish Alwari;Literature / Journalism,Khwaja Babar Saleem Mehmood;Journalism,Mr Munir Ahmad Dar (late);Sports (Hockey),Mr Muhammad Mahmood; Public Service,

SITARA-I-IMTIAZ

Prof Dr Abdul Quadir Mughal;Education,Mr Yousuf Kamal Shakeel;Arts (Drama Acting),Prof Nisar Ahmed Siddiqui;Public Service,Mr Najeeb Danawala;Public Service (Social Service),Mr Muhammad Siddique Sheikh;Public Service,

PRIDE OF PERFORMANCE

Dr Rukhsana Moghul; Health,Prof Shehnaz Ismail;Visual Arts / Education, Miss Meher Afroz; Arts (Painter/Print Maker), Masmat Pari; Arts (Farasi Weaving),Mr Salahuddin Tunio; Arts (Acting) Mr Abdul Karim Solangi; Arts (Sculpture), Mr Muhammad Bux Alias; (Bakhshan Maheranvi); Arts, Mr Vali Ram Vallabh; Literature, Prof Dr Nawaz Ali Shouq; Literature & Education, Mr Muhammad Saleem Kousar; Literature, Mr Mohammad Idrees Bakhtiar; Journalism, Mr Aqeel Khan; Sports (Tennis),

TAMGHA-I-IMTIAZ

Prof Dr Syed Riaz Baquar;Scientific Research, Mr Mohammad Zafar Adil Malik; Engineering, Prof Zakariyya Sajid; Education, Allama Ghulam Rasool Saeedi; Education, Prof Dr Muhammad Shakil Auj (late); Education, Mr Anwar Ahmed Khan (late); Sports (Hockey), Mr Abdul Waheed Khan; Sports (Hockey), Mr Najmus Saquib Hameed; Social Service, Mr Mehtab Uddin Chawla; Social Service, Syed Atiq-ur-Rehman; Public Service,

SITARA-I-IMTIAZ

Mr Riaz Khan Mahsud; Public Service, Mr Wilson Wazir; Social Work,

PRIDE OF PERFORMANCE

Prof Dr Riaz Ahmad Mufti;Engineering (Academic Distinction & Research Achievements), Mrs Jehan Sultana; Arts (Pushto Drama Artist), Mr Sultan Muhammad Sukoon; Literature (Poet)

TAMGHA-I-SHUJAAT

Martyrs 122 students and 20 staff of Army Public School, Peshawar Gallantry

TAMGHA-I-IMTIAZ

Dr Muhammad Raza Shah, Organic Chemistry & Supramolecular, Nanotechnology; Prof Dr Mohammad Tahir Shah, Science; Prof Dr Muhammad Nasim Khan, Archaeology; Prof Dr Muhammad Nisar Ahmad, Scientific Teaching and Research; Haroon-ur-Rashid, Arts (Newscaster); Arbab Abdul Wakil, Literary & Cultural Pursuits; Layaq Zada Layaq, Literature; Mohammad Sanaullah Khan (Hafiz Sanaullah), Journalism; Aamir Atlas Khan, Sports (Squash).

SITARA-I-IMTIAZ

Ahmed Farooq Bazai, Education

PRESIDENT’S AWARD FOR PRIDE

OF PERFORMANCE

Mohammad Bashir, Music(Folk Singer); Taj Mohammad Tajal, Music (Banjo Player); Kaneez Fatima, Arts (Blochi Embroidery); Agha Meer Naseer Khan Ahmed Zai (late), Literature

TAMGHA-I-IMTIAZ

Prof Tahira Ahsas Jattak, Literature; Siddiq Baloch, Journalism

PRIDE OF PERFORMANCE

Deedar Ali, Arts (Pattu Weaving)

TAMGHA-I-IMTIAZ

Sepoy Mir Nawaz (Junior), Sports (Skiing)

SITARA-I-IMTIAZ

Syeda Shadab Fatima Kamal, Science (Physics); Muhammad Arshad, Science (Physics); Ihsan-Ul-Haq, Engineering; Dr Sajid Raza Chaudhry, Aerospace Engineering; Imran Iqbal, Electronics Engineering.

PRIDE OF PERFORMANCE

Maqbool Ahmad Chaudhry, Science (Laser Technology); Dr Muhammad Anwar Mughal, Science (Physics); Dr Fiaz Ahmad, Science (Chemistry); Khalid Bin Sattar, Engineering (Mining); Naseer Haider, Engineering (Mechanical); Dr Arshed Munir, Electronics; Muhammad Farrukh Iqbal, Engineering (Control Systems); Dr Qazi Mateen-Ud-Din, Aerospace Engineering; Dr Mohammad Usman, Engineering (Electrical); Dr Mureed Hussain Communication Security Project (Military Applications); Brig Muhammad Waheed Khan, Defence Applications; Engineer Lt Col (R) Shafqat Ali, Construction of Command Centers and Security Projects at Strategic Installation (Strategic / Military Application);

TAMGHA-I-IMTIAZ

Shahid Farooq, Electrical Technology; Syed Ahmed Hassan Sherazi, Mechanical (Design & Development); Dr Muhammad Anwaar Manzar, Engineering (Electrical); Mohsin Shehzad, Electronics; Hafiz Muhammad Jafar, Micro Wave Engineering; Col (R) Asif Hassan, Public Service; Lt Col Imran Amin Janjaua, Public Service; Khurram Ashfaq Qazi, Public Service.

HILAL-I-QUAID-I-AZAM

Dr Marek Jan, Education

TAMGHA-I-PAKISTAN

Manju Ratna Sakya, Services to Pakistan