ISLAMABAD: Glowing tributes were paid to retired FBR Chairman Nisar Muhammad at a farewell bidden by the members and officers of the FBR in the capital.
Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Revenue Senator Haroon Akhtar Khan also joined the entire senior FBR management in giving a befitting send-off to Nisar Muhammad who joined FBR in 1982 as a young CSS officer and occupied the highest office. Speaking on the occasion, Senator Haroon Akhtar Khan described the outgoing chairman as a solid professional who always led the way in performing the prime duty of revenue generation and resource mobilisation.
He said the ex-chairman had the ability to not only drive revenue growth but also ensured a unity of purpose and highest work ethics. Member Operations and Acting Chairman FBR Dr. Muhammad Irshad also hailed the services of Nisar Muhammad in providing all-out support to further modernise the capacity of Inland Revenue Service.
Speaking on the occasion, outgoing Chairman Nisar Muhammad thanked his friends and colleagues for giving him a memorable farewell. He said serving FBR was a great honour and heading the organisation even greater given the amount of support and cooperation he received from the entire FBR organisation. He said he felt grateful to the Almighty God for all the honours, respect and dignity with which he was able to complete his tenure.
Earlier, Member Administration Majid Qureshi, Member Customs Nasir Masroor and Member HRM Rozi Khan Burki also spoke and paid rich tributes to Nisar Muhammad.
At the end, souvenirs, gifts and a shield were presented to him.