ISLAMABAD: On the event of Pakistan Day, an investiture ceremony typically passed off on the Aiwan-e-Sadar, Islamabad, to recognise the bravery, efforts, and achievements of a number of Pakistani residents in a number of fields.
Throughout the ceremony, Deputy Director Inter-Providers Intelligence (ISI) Muhammad Naveed Sadiq obtained the Sitara-e-Shujaat (Star of Bravery) — the second-highest civil award for bravery bestowed by the nation.
Muhammad Naveed Sadiq was given the award for his companies because the Commanding Officer of the Counter-Terrorism Multan. Throughout his service, he efficiently led a number of operations in opposition to terrorist outfits, together with Daesh.
Brigadier Rana Arfan Shakeel Ramay and Lieutenant Colonel Farooq Shahbaz additionally obtained the Sitara-e-Shujaat for profitable the Karkey case and saving Pakistan from a $1.2 billion penalty.
The President of Pakistan, Arif Alvi, introduced the awards.
The Sitara-e-Shujaat is often given to Pakistani residents, comparable to civilians, human rights defenders, navy or regulation enforcement officers, for his or her bravery contributions to the nationwide curiosity of the nation.
Whereas the award seeks to recognise gallantry contributions, it’s also awarded posthumously by the president yearly on Pakistan Day.
Except for the Sitara-e-Shujaat, a number of residents additionally obtained the Sitara-e-Imtiaz (Star of Excellence) — the third-highest honour and civilian award within the State of Pakistan.