The PML-N district chapter organised a condolence reference to pay tribute to DIG Fiaz Sumbal who was martyred in Quetta blast.

The martyred DIG had seen the first DPO of Chiniot from 2009-10.

Addressing the participants, PML International Affairs General Secretary Sheikh Qaisar Mehmood and Ch Abdul Ghafoor condemned the terrorist attack on Quetta Police Lines and other parts of the country which killed several policemen and civilians.

They highlighted the commitment and dedication of DIG Fiaz for his professional duties. They said that he along with district administration and private institutions established district offices, 15 police service, traffic police offices and police lines in a short span of time. They also offered fateha for the departed soul.

Flag-hoisting: The national flag hoisting ceremony will be held at District Council compound to mark Independence Day here on Wednesday (today). Parliamentarians, officials, along with DCO Dr Farah Masood will attend the ceremony.

 The Police, social workers, scouts and civil defence volunteers will perform special parade on the occasion. The DCO presided a meeting with officials to finalise arrangements for the Independence Day function .The DCO also inaugurated an admission campaign for 51,000 out of school children. A walk was organized from the District Council to Shahbaz Chowk to create awareness regarding the significance of education for out of school children.