Pakistan Poultry Association participated in Pakistan International Culinary Festival PICF 2019 organized by College of Tourism and Hotel Management (COTHM) Pakistan from 15th March to 17th MARCH 2019Qaddafi  Stadium Lahore. The event was endorsed by World Association of Chefs Societies (WACS), a global authority on food. Mr. RazaMehmoodKhursand, Ch. Muhammad Azmat, Dr. WajidRazaJaffery and Major (Retd) Syed JavaidHussainBukhari Secretary PPA (NR) attended the event. Ch. Muhammad Sarwar Governor Punjab inaugurated PICF 2019. Mr. AmjadJaveedSalemi IG Punjab was the Chief Guest of the event he also visited Stall of Pakistan Poultry Association.

On 31st December, 2018 a meeting was held to discuss Formulation of Annual Development Program for the Financial Year 2019-2020”. Mr. Faisal Jabwana Advisor on L&DD to CM presided over the meeting. The meeting was held at UVAS Lahore. Dr. TalatNaseer Pasha Vice Chancellor UVAS, Dr. Mansoor Ahmad Director General (Ext), L&DD , Punjab ,Dr. GhullamHussainBhutta, Director General(Res), L&DD, Punjab, Muhammad Amir Khatak, Member PSW,P&D Board,Dr. Muhammad Ashraf Chief (Agri) P&D Department, Ch. Muhammad NusratTahirVice Chairman Pakistan Poultry Association (NR), Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, National Agri Services Manager Engro(pvt) Ltd, Prof Dr. MasoodRabani, Dean veterinary faculty,UVAS , Professor Habib-ur-Rehman, Head of Physiology Deptt , UVAS, Dr. MuhmmadIqbalDirector,VRI, L&DD, Dr. Abdul Rehman Director Poultry Research Institute Rawalpindi,Dr. AsifSulemanSahi Director Breed Improvement, L&DD,Dr. AsifRafique Director Communication & Extension, Muhammad AhsanWaheed Secretary L&DD and Major(Retd) Syed JavaidHussainBukhari. Ch. Muhammad NusratTahirVice Chairman PPA (NR) had the honour to address the meeting.

As per tradition a mega event of Pakistan Poultry Association “INTERNATIONAL POULTRY EXPO 2019” which is going to be organized at Expo Center 13th, 14th  and 15th   September 2019. Being the 21stSuper kind of Events will be attended by the most influential business entrepreneurs and policy making authorities of Government of Pakistan. Meetings are being held to organize IPEX 2019. Almost 90% preparations are completed and it will be 100% completedwithin a couple of days Members of PPA and convenors with their assigned tasks are working day and night for the success of this mega event. All the stalls are booked. The souvenir will be circulated nationally and internationally among the researchers, Scientists, Veterinaries, Businessmen & poultry Entrepreneurs. The IPEX 2019 shall enhance commercial, economical, and social activities in the regions. It is expected that more than 10,000 people would be registered and about 50,000 people will visit IPEX-2019 during 3 days.

On 11thJuly, 2019 Ch. Muhammad NusratTahir Vice Chairman PPA (North Region) met Mr. Asif Bilal Lodhi Commissioner Lahore Division to Discuss Poultry Marketing Problems. Ch. Muhammad NusratTahir said that poultry sector of Pakistan is facing lot of marketing problems due to non-availability of proper poultry markets and management problems in the country.

Meeting of Layer wing Committee was held on Wednesday 18th June, 2019 at Poultry House, 24 –R,Johar Town, Lahore. The meeting was chaired by Ch. Muhammad NusratTahir Regional Vice Chairman PPA, and was presided over by Mr. Khalid Saleem Malik. The proceedings commenced with a recitation from the Holy Quran. Meeting was well attended by RanaGhullam Mustafa, RiazUl Hassan, Dr. ArshadHanif, RanaFawad, Haji Muhammad Ali Chakwal, Mr. Arshad, Mr. Maher Mohd Ashraf, Mr. Mahmood Ali, Malik Irfan, Haji M. Amjad, Haji Mushtaq, Mr. ShehzadRasool, Haji Muhammad Shahid, Rafique Brothers, Mr. FakharYousaf, Mr. Rizwan, Mr. UmerFarooq, Mr. Ashraf, Mr. Amir Razzaq, Dr. MaqboolJaffery and many other Layer Farmers.

Punjab Agri Expo was organized on 22nd and 23rd June, 2019 at Expo Center Lahore.  Pakistan Poultry Association build stall at the event as a part of consumer education activity. Stall was spacious and beautifully designed which attracted a large number of visitors. Officials of Pakistan Poultry Association answered all the queries regarding Chicken Meat and Eggs to the visitors. The purpose of participating in the event was to eliminate myths and mis concepts from the minds of general public regarding Chicken meat and eggs.

Meeting of Layer and Broiler Wing of PPA was held on 3rd June, 2019 at Poultry House Johar Town Lahore. Ch. Muhammad NusratTahir Vice Chairman PPA (NR), RazaMehmoodKhursand, RaiMansab Ali, Muhammad AzmatCh, Dr. FM Sabir, Rana Muhammad Amir, NasirIqbal, Masroor Ahmed, Muhammad Rafi urRehman, RanaGhulamSabir, Dr. Munir Ahmed Sahi, Ch. Muhammad Fargham and Shehryar Sheikh attended the meeting. The meeting was held to discuss Poultry related issues and to resolve them on priority basis. It was also decided by the house that a strategy would be made to help the broiler and layer farmers.

Delegation of Pakistan Poultry Association met with Muhammad AhsanWaheed secretary Livestock and Dairy Development Department on 29th May, 2019. The meeting was well attended by Ch. Muhammad NusratTahirVice Chairman PPA(NR), RaiMansab Ali kharl,Ch. Muhammad Azmat, Dr. Abdul Karim, Mr. RazaMehmoodKhursand  and Major (Retd) Syed JavaidHussainBukhari attended the meeting. The meeting was held to discuss issues related to broiler farmers. The matter was discussed in detail and Muhammad AhsanWaheed Secretary Livestock and Dairy Development Department ensured to resolve the matters on priority basis.

1st meeting of Interactive Session of International Poultry Expo-2019 was held on Friday, 24th May, 2019 at UVAS Lahore. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Khalid Saleem Malik, Chief Organizer, IPEX-2019 and presided over by Ch Muhammad NusratTahir, Vice Chairman PPA (NR). The proceedings commenced with a recitation from the Holy Quran. Ch. MuhamadNusratTahir, Mr. Khalid Saleem Malik, Prof. Dr. TalatNaseer Pasha, Dr. Muhammad Mustafa Kamal, Dr. Abdul Karim, Mr. RaiMansab Ali Kharl, Dr. ArshadHanif, Prof Dr. Muhammad Nasir, Dr.MuhammadSohaib, Dr. AaminaChughtai, Dr.  Zafar Hayat Jaspal, Dr.Shafique and Major (Retd) Syed JavaidHussainBukhari attended the meeting. During the meeting a comprehensive discussion was made on how to organize the session and how to create consumer education.

A meeting with Mr. Muhammad Basharat Raja, Provincial Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs, was held on 18th May, 2019with Delegation of PPA. Ch. Muhammad NusratTahir, lead the delegation. Dr. Abdul Karim, Mr. Salman Tariq, Mr. Imran Ejaz, Mr. Aurangzeb Mannoo, Mr. Sheryar A Sheikh and Major (Retd) JavaidBukhariparticipated in the meeting. A very fruitful discussion was held on issues of Processing Plants. He ensured that the problems would be resolved on priority basis.

A meeting of PPA Delegation was held with Mr. NaseemSadiq Secretary to Government of Punjab Food Department on 8th May, 2019. Agenda of the meeting was to remove ban on purchase of wheat for poultry feed. Dr. Muhammad Sadiq, Dr. FM Sabir, Mr. KhaleequeArshad, Mr. Ahmed Hassan, Chaudhry Muhammad NusratTahir, Vice Chairman PPA (NR) attended the meeting. A detailed and very comprehensive discussion was made on the issue.

Meeting of Processing Plant Owners was held on Friday 19th April, 2019 at PPA Office (Poultry House) 24-R, Johar Town, Lahore. Following members attended the meeting:-

Ch. Muhammad NusratTahir, Dr. F.M Sabir, Mr.Shehryar Sheikh         ,Dr. Mustafa Kamal, Dr. Abdul Karim, Mr. Salman Tariq, Mr. Imran EjaZ, Mr. TayabMonno, Mr. ShahidGhaznavi, Mr. LiaqatMehmood, Mr. Muhammad Rizwanand Dr. Mohsin Hassan. The meeting was arranged to discuss prevention and reduction of Salmonella in Poultry Products.

Meeting of Layer Breeding companies was held on Saturday 6th April, 2019at PPA Office. The meeting was chaired by Ch. Muhammad NusratTahirVice Chairman PPA (NR) and was presided over by RanaGhulam Mustafa.  Following members attended the meeting:-  Dr. ArshadHanifCh,Mr. Khalid Saleem Malik       ,Haji Mukhtar Ahmed, RanaGhullamMustafa, Dr. QasimAltaf, Ch. Muhammad Fargham , Mr. AtifMukhtar, Haji Mushtaq, Mr.Sohail Ahmed,  Mr. Muhammad Ashraf          , Mr. Tauqeer Ahmed, Mr. Bilal Abubakar, Mr. M ShoaibSajid, Mr. ZayedSaleem ,Dr. Jahanzaib, Mr. Abid Mughal, Mr.  Muhammad Saleem, Mr. BasharatKhaleeque, Mr. IqbalMehboob, Dr. NumanToor, Mr. Bilal Khadam, Haji Riazul Hassan, Ch. M Sohail Rafi, Mr. AtifHashmi and many other layer farmers were also present.

The meeting of the committee was held to monitor Ramzan  bazar Arrangements,Provision of subsidy provided on Poultry Meat and Eggs and price control during Ramzan Established all over the Punjab. Ch. Muhammad NusratTahirVice Chairman PPA (NR), Dr. Abdul Karim,RaiMansab Ali Kharl,Mr. RazaMehmoodKhursand, Mr. Tariq Javeed and Major (Retd) Syed JavaidHussainBukhariattended the meeting. It was decided that Rs. 10 /kg on chicken meat and Rs.5 on per dozen eggs subsidy will be provided by PPA in Ramzan Bazars.