Whoever saves one life, save the world entire

Syed Mohsin Raza Naqvi
Minister of Interior
Capt. (Retd.) Muhammad Khurram Agha
Secretary Ministry of Interior
Niaz Muhammad Khan
Director General of Civil Defence

Director General Civil Defence, Pakistan, at ICDO Conference

Director General Civil Defence, Pakistan Niaz Muhammad Khan participated in the International Conference of Heads of Civil Defence Agencies, organized by the International Civil Defence Organization (ICDO) at Riyadh from May 6 to 9, 2024 in collaboration with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The agenda included discussions on crowed management, the Hajj situation, experiences of Commercial Sector in the field, International Sport Federation of Firefighters and Rescuers and the regional strategy of the ICDO.

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About Civil Defence

Federal Civil Defence Department Functions under the administrative control of the Ministry of Interior. It came into being under Civil Defence Act 1952, to exist as war-oriented organization. Status of Federal Civil Defence has been determined as a policy making body (relevant to civil defence subjects) not as a field organization. Department is mandated for coordinated passive defence policy and planning besides having powers to implement Civil Defence measures in collaboration with the other stake holders

Federal Civil Defence Department is, in addition, also mandated for establishment and maintenance of training facilities (through its training institutions across Pakistan) for the public / private sector organizations besides providing Fire / life safety consultancy services to the above