1st Meeting of Zonal Executive Committee of Pakistan Poultry Association (Northern Zone) was held on Wednesday 08th of October, 2016 at 24-R (Poultry House) Johar Town, Lahore. 7 members attended the meeting including Dr. Abdul Karim, RaiMansab Ali Kharl, Ch. Muhammad Fargham, Dr. Abdul Samad, Dr. Syed Muzzamil Shah, Mr. Shafiq Ahmed Fayyaz, Mr. Muhammad Sharif Malik, Mr. Muhammad Sajid Malik, Mian Tariq Mehmood and Mian Muhammad Imran.And after having detailed discussion on agenda points, measures to resolve all problems of the poultry sector were recommended to be taken.
After that agenda items were taken up one by one for discussion and decision. A detail discussion to formulate a strategy to increase membership of PPA and policy regarding consumer’s awareness & education was made by the house. It was also decided in the meeting that Conveners would be appointed from each district of Northern Zone to collect the data/directory of poultry farms to maintain a database centrally at PPA secretariat. Present status of poultry sector was also discussed by the house. It was also decided by the house that a strong strategy should be adopted for the following
- Organization of PPA up to Tehsil / District Level.
- Improvement in Broiler and Layer Farming.
- Arrangement of Consumer Program and Former Education.
- Increase in PPA Memberships throughout the Zone.
- Up gradation of data base of Poultry Sector.
- Analyze over production of Broiler / Layer.
Secretary IPEX-2017 informed the house that dates for IPEX-2017 are booked at Lahore Expo Centre from 21st to 23rd August, 2017 for buildup, 24th to 26th August 2017 for actual exhibition and 27th August 2016 would be utilized for dismantling. Floor Plan of 3 Halls, Branding/Banners & its rates, Dates of the IPEX and Terms & Conditions of Stalls & Branding were discussed in detail. Zonal Secretary informed the house that after 06 August, 2016 to date, 7 applications for Associate Class and 3 applications for corporate class have been received. He requested the house to discuss each and every new member’s details and after discussion decision may be made.
All membership applications were discussed one by one by the house. At the end Dr. Abdul Karim, Chairman PPA (NZ) thanked RaiMansab Ali Kharl Ex Chairman PPA and all ZEC Members for coming and sharing their precious views with the house to uplift the image of Poultry Sector.