National Highways & Motorway Police (NHMP) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Sundas Foundation to facilitate the foundation in organising blood donation camps and promoting its services for safe blood collection on volunteer basis throughout Pakistan. The MoU was signed by Deputy Inspector General Central Zone Ahmed Arsalan Malik, Sundas Foundation director and members including renowned journalist Sohail Warraich and Khalid Abbas Dar in presence of NHMP Inspector General Muhammad Amir Zulfiqar Khan. Senior Superintendent of Police Masroor Alam Kolachi, SSP Rana Ayaz Salim, SSP Salman Ahmed Khan and other officers of NHMP were also present. Upon his arrival at Sundas Foundation, NHMP IG inquired about the health of children suffering from thalassemia and distributed gifts among them. He also donated blood to these children followed by other volunteer donors of motorway police. On this occasion, the IG said that he has practically started implementation of MoU by donating his blood as he believes that there is no other noble deed than saving a human life. Revealing the details of the MoU, NHMP IG Amir Zulfiqar Khan informed that the department will share hematological data of its employees in the whole of Pakistan with Sundas Foundation for the purpose of blood donation on volunteer basis. It was agreed that patients of hematological disorder of NHMP will be entertained by Sundas Foundation as and when needed. Further, both parties vowed to work together for creating awareness about thalassemia through periodic campaigns. Sohail Warraich said that by signing this MoU, the Motorway Police has knit itself in a tender bond of pain for humanity. He appreciated Motorway Police for joining hands with Sundas Foundation for the noble cause of service to humanity. Veteran actor Khalid Abbas Dar said that he had always admired Motorway Police for its public friendly dealings and this department had taken one more step forward in service to humanity by signing this MoU. At the end of the event, souvenirs were exchanged among the attendees. Published in Daily Times, September 13th 2018.