PGF Manager laid to rest
LAHORE—Manager Golf, Pakistan Golf Federation (PGF), Mohammad Riaz was laid to rest on Friday in his native town Attock.
By virtue of his association with the national golf body of Pakistan for over 30 years, Mohammad Riaz had played a pivotal role in organization of golf related matters and other associated golf activities in the country. Riaz served the Pakistan Golf Federation diligently and efficiently and was always available to help golfers. During his long stay with the PGF, he was always polite, truthful and a strong advocate of golf promotion and development.
He always listened to the questions of the golf professionals and leading golf amateurs and answered them with a positive body language. The dedication was visible in his every move and action. Over the past few decades, he has worked with Presidents of PGF like Gen Shamim Alam Khan, Lt Gen Naseer Akhtar,Lt Gen Mohammad Tariq,Gen Ashfaq Pervaiz Kayani and lately Lt Gen Zaheer ul Islam.
Former Honorary Secretaries of PGF like Col Amin Malik,Wing Commander Iftikhar Ahmed Khan,Lt Col Hamayun Rashid,and Taimur Hassan, and other PGF office bearers like Col Jameel Khalid, Mehmood Aziz, Brig Shahid Wahab Rao and Fakhar Imam when contacted spoke highly of the dedicated services rendered by late Mohammed Riaz.—APP