ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau while enlarging its anti corruption campaign has proposed the State Bank of Pakistan that all ATM machines and cheques display NAB message “Say No to Corruption” across the country in order to aware people about the ill effects of the corruption.
On the directions of Chairman NAB, Qamar Zaman Chaudhry, it has started Awareness and Prevention Campaign besides Enforcement drive to aware people about the ill effects of corruption and arrest corrupts, proclaimed offenders and absconders for taken to task as per law throughout the country, said a press release issued here Thursday.
The Chairman said that NAB strongly believes that joint efforts of all stakeholders can collaborate to check corruption and corrupt practices before happening with the help of all stakeholders, civil society and people at large and bring sustainable systematic changes to the governance structure of the country.
It is worth mentioning here that under its proactive approach, NAB has been engaging different Governmental and Non-Governmental Organizations and civil society in fight against corruption. IESCO has started printing NAB message “Say No to Corruption” on 2.4 million electricity bills from February 2015.
NAB, in collaboration with Pakistan Post, has specially designed and formally issued a commemorative stamp with slogan “Say No to Corruption” to mark the World Anti-Corruption Day.
Islamabad Traffic Police has started printing message “Say No to Corruption” on all driving licenses.
NAB in Collaboration with PTA has disseminated NAB message “Say No to Corruption” to all mobile phone subscribers across the country through different mobile phone companies at the eve of World Anti-Corruption Day.
Pakistan International Airlines has highlighted NAB message “Say No to Corruption” in all flights of PIA in country and aboard. NAB’s initiative was appreciated by all passengers travelling through PIA in a very positive way.
Pakistan Cricket Team highlighted NAB message before leaving for ICC World Cup 2015.
Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination decided to join hands with NAB and the message being displayed on all cigarette packs across the country.
NAB has proposed Motorway Police to join hands with NAB in its awareness campaign and disseminate pamphlets carrying NAB message among the travelers on all motorways across the country.
NAB message “Say No to Corruption” is being printed on all government tenders issued for publication in newspapers in Balochistan and Gilgit Baltistan.