ISLAMABAD - Federal Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination Mian Riaz Husain Pirzada has said that the liabilities and legal dues of PTDC employees should be paid before their transfer to provinces along with management of PTDC properties.  He said this while chairing the 78th meeting of Board of Directors of PTDC.

The agenda of the meeting included the appointment of Secretary/Director of PTDC Board, review of the progress on decisions, PTDC in the post-transfer scenario till winding up of the company, consideration and approval of the appointment of Legal Advisor for PTDC, joint venture of PTDC properties/facilities located in ICT, issues relating to the Lahore-Delhi Bus Service, setting up of Pakistan Tourism Board and regularization of contract/daily wages employees under the establishment Division’s notification

Abdul Ghaffar Khan, DMD, was appointed/elected as Member/Secretary of the Board. Salman Javed, Chairman, Standing Committee on Travel and Tourism FPCC&I, made a presentation on Tourism Board. The meeting was attended by Secretary IPC/Vice-Chairman, PTDC Board, Additional Secretary IPC/Managing Director PTDC, Secretary Tourism, KPK, Secretary Culture, Balochistan, Secretary Tourism, AJK, Secretary Implementation & Coordination, Gilgit-Baltistan, Joint Secretary, Kashmir Affair & Gilgit-Baltistan, MD, TDCP, MD, STDC, M Arfanullah Khan, Advocate, Senior Joint Secretary, Law  & Justice Division, Financial Advisor IPC, Zafarullah Siddiqui, former Secretary/Director Board, Akhtar Mummunka, MD, Indus Guide and Mr. Salman Javed, Chairman, Standing Committee on Travel and Tourism FPCC&I.