President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI), Sardar Yasir Illyas Khan Tuesday hailed the establishment of a Gender Protection Unit (GPU) by Islamabad Police and termed it a proactive move in the right direction.
He said this while addressing roundtable conference chaired by Inspector General of Police (IGP) Qazi Jameel ur Rehman on the GPU, said a press release issued here.
The president said that the police were introducing new services for the facilitation of citizens, which was laudable.
He said that the GPU would provide more confidence to businesswomen and working women for protection of their rights.
Sardar Yasir said that the women were half of our total population and they needed better institutional support to play their effective role in the economic development of the country. –APP