ISLAMABAD: Col (r) Mohammad Asif Zaman has been appointed as the brand new director common of the Pakistan Sports activities Board (PSB) for a interval of three years.
The Institution Division issued a notification on Tuesday, saying that the competent authority is happy to nominate Col (r) Mohammad Asif Zaman because the director common Pakistan Sports activities Board, beneath Inter-Provincial Division, on contract foundation, for a interval of three (03) years as per phrases and circumstances laid down in Director Basic, Pakistan Sports activities Board, Appointment Guidelines, 2020, w.e.f. the date of becoming a member of and till additional orders.
The mentioned appointment is topic to remaining end result of W.P. No.3778/2020 Islamabad Excessive Court docket.
“Advantage and concord would be the key phrases of my keep in workplace. I’ll take the federal government and minister’s choices ahead and can attempt to implement these insurance policies to the perfect of my talents,” Col Asif mentioned whereas speaking to ‘The Information’.
The previous junior worldwide squash participant mentioned he needed to make life simpler for athletes. “We’re all there for the athletes and to see them performing to the perfect of their talents ought to be our purpose. My efforts will probably be to assist them give their greatest to earn laurels for the nation.”
When requested concerning the varied controversies surrounding sports activities today, he mentioned each thorny matter might be settled sitting round a desk. “On this fashionable sports activities world, there isn’t any room for any warfare between stakeholders, relatively efforts ought to be to settle the matter sitting round a desk,” he mentioned.
The publish of the DG fell vacant on the retirement of Dr Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera greater than two years again. Since then the IPC Ministry was working the affairs on advert hoc foundation. All of the joint secretaries (throughout their respective keep within the ministry) took the advert hoc cost for a interval of three months every.
The notification issued by the Institution Division has given a passing comment of the pending case within the Islamabad Excessive Court docket wherein Mansoor Ahmad (Deputy Director Basic Administration PSB) has pleaded that the IPC Ministry ought to have thought-about him for the publish. The brand new PSB DG’s appointment and legality relies on the result of the court docket verdict.