ISLAMABAD, Sep 30 (APP): Mayor of Islamabad Metropolitan
Corporation Sheikh Anser Aziz Friday attended the quarterly
family get together of Association for the Welfare of Retired
Persons (AWRP) here at Aiwan e Quaid, Fatima Jinnah Park F 9.
As many as three hundred members and dignitaries attended the programme.
The office bearer of the AWRP briefed the mayor about the
objectives and working of the association.
He informed the AWRP was a representative body of the federal government retired employees and its prime objective was to secure good retirement benefits for its members to afford a decent life after retirement.
The AWRP was also a social platform for its members to organise various programmes like this event get together, he said.
On this occasion, various well known private hospitals and labs of the federal capital conducted free of charge sugar and blood pressure tests and dental checkups of the participants.
At the end, the dinner was hosted for its members.
The mayor lauded the AWRP and its efforts for the welfare of its members and assured full cooperation to it.