ISLAMABAD (APP) - National Assembly Standing Committee on Food and Agriculture Thursday elected Javed Iqbal Warriach as its Chairman. Secretary National Assembly, Karamat Hussain Niazi conducted the election of the Committee. Javed Iqbal Warriach thanked the fellow parliamentarians for reposing confidence in him by electing him as Chairman and assured them that with the cooperation of members he would make the Committee useful, effective and purposeful. All the members of the committee congratulated the newly elected Chairman and assured their cooperation for the smooth functioning of the standing committee. Speaker National Assembly, Dr Fehmida Mirza, and Deputy Speaker Faisal Karim Kaundi congratulated Javed Iqbal on his election as Chairman to the National Assembly Standing Committee on Food and Agriculture. They assured him of their full cooperation in smooth functioning of the committee. Syed Khursheed Ahmad Shah, Minister for Labour and Manpower Chief Whip and MNAs Ch Iftikhar Nazir, Nadeem Afzal, Sardar Bahadur Ahmad Khan Sihar, Jam Mir Muhammad Yousaf and Dr Abdul Kadir Khanzada, attended the meeting.