Farooki congratulated for becoming adviserMarch 30, 2013
KARACHI: Chairman, Businessmen Group & former President KCCI, Siraj Kassam Teli, Vice Chairmen & former PresidentsKCCI, Tahir Khaliq, Muhammad Zubair Motiwala, Anjum Nisar, President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry Muhammad Haroon Agar, Senior Vice President Shamim Firpo, Vice President Nasir Mehmood, Managing Committee Members of KCCI and BMGians have expressed cordial felicitations to Haroon Farooqi, Vice Chairman Businessmen Group & former PresidentKCCI on his appointment as the Advisor to caretaker Chief Minister Sindh. They also congratulated the Governor of Sindh Dr. Ishrat Ul Ebad Khan and the caretaker Chief Minister of Sindh Justice Retd Zahid Qurban Alvi for appointing Haroon Farooki as the Advisor/Minister in the interim Sindh Government.
They stated that Haroon Farooki, since last several decades, has been rendering public service to the business and industrial community of Karachi. He holds rich experience and deep insight about the economic and commerce affairs of Pakistan and Sindh province and hoped that he will extend his best meaningful support as the Advisor/Minister to the caretaker Chief Minister of Sindh in performance of the duties and responsibilities in the interim government of Sindh. They also admired Haroon Farooki’s selfless and sincere services to promote trade and industry during his tenure as the President KCCI and as sitting Vice Chairman of ruling Businessmen Group at Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Haroon Farooki in his statement to the press and media conveyed deep gratitude and compliments to the Governor of Sindh Dr. Ishrat Ul Ebad Khan and the caretaker Chief Minister of Sindh Justice Retd Zahid Qurban Alvi for reposing their confidence and nominating him as the Advisor/Minister of the caretaker cabinet of Sindh province. He assured his best possible cooperation and support to the caretaker Chief Minister of Sindh and the cabinet ministers to discharge the assigned duties and responsibilities with honesty and dedication for the larger interest of the Sindh province.
Haroon Farooki is a renowned businessman and industrialist of Karachi who is engaged in Public Service to promote commerce and industry in Karachi and elsewhere since last several decades. Presently, he is also maintaining the portfolios as Member of FBR’s Alternate Dispute Resolution Committee on Sales Tax, KCCIFBR Liaison Committee, Member Scrutiny Committee of Land Utilization Government of Sindh, Trustee of Karachi Port Trust and as permanent Trustee of Ravian’s Educational Services Trust Karachi.
Earlier he served as President KCCI, Chairman SITE Association of Industry, Member Managing Committee FPCCI, Member Governing Body Sindh Employees Social Security Institution SESSI, Chairman All Pakistan Silk & Rayon Mills Association, President Karachi Customs Agents Group. He also served as Chairman of Old Ravian’s Association Karachi besides heading various SubCommittees of Karachi Chamber and SITE Association.