LCCI holds condolence reference for former chief
The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Friday held a condolence reference to pay tribute to its former president late Shahzada Alam Monnoo for his services for trade, industry and ailing humanity.
Copyright Business Recorder, 2014
The LCCI President Ijaz A Mumtaz presided over the meeting while former presidents of LCCI Bashir A Baksh, Tariq Saeed Saigol, Mohsin Raza Bukhari, Mian Muhammad Ashraf, Mian Misbah-ur-Rehman, Ilyas M Chaudhry, Yawar Irfan, Shahid Hassan Sheikh, Muhammad Ali Mian, Mian Muzaffar Ali, Farooq Iftikhar, former senior vice presidents Abdul Basit, Mian Tariq Misbah, former vice president Aftab Ahmed Vohra and executive committee members also spoke on the occasion.
The speakers lauded the services of Shahzada Alam Monnoo. LCCI President Ijaz A Mumtaz spoke about Monnoo's contribution to the trade and industry and recalled that he always preferred work over his health and always given priority to his commitment. Fateha was also offered for Shahzada Alam Monnoo, and participants prayed to Almighty Allah to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage and fortitude to members of the bereaved family. It may be noted that Monnoo was born in 1936 into the well-known Chinioti business family. In 1965, he introduced the first Toyota Motors assembly plant in Karachi, then known as Monnoo Toyota Motors.