Federal Minister for Science and Technology Rana Tanveer Hussain on Tuesday said that an inter-organizational coordination is imperative to get optimum desired results. He directed all heads of organizations, working under the auspices of MOST to enhance their mutual coordination and collaboration to achieve the larger and common agenda of Scientific and technological development for higher growth rates and to spur socio -economic development in the country. The Minister stated this while Chairing an interactive session with the heads of organizations working under ministry of science and technology to assess their over all performance individually.
All heads/representatives of organizations apprised the chair regarding the current status of their on going projects including establishment of knowledge Park and building of a State of the art technology park. The Minister stressed upon the organizational heads to gear up their efforts to complete all the projects and targets assigned by the MOST with in stipulated time frame.
Minister further stated that the provision of neat and clean water is the primary responsibility of the government .He directed the concerned authorities, to take strict legal action against all those elements who are involved in the nefarious act of packing contaminated vegetable ghee and selling un healthy bottled water to the innocent people and playing with their precious lives. The Minister expressed his satisfaction on the over all performance of organizations, working under MOST and asked them to work hard to further improve their out put.
Federal Secretary MOST Mrs. Yasmeen Masood, Heads/Representatives of COMSATS (CIIT),/National Institute of Electronics (NIE),National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), National University of Science and Technology (NUST),Pakistan Council for Renewable Energy Technologies (PCRET),Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST),Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR),Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR),Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC),Pakistan National Accreditation Council (PNAC),Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF), Pakistan Standards And Quality Control Authority (PSQCA),STEDEC Technology Commercialization Corporation of Pakistan (Private) Limited were also present in the meeting.