Few days back, Mr. Adnan Saeed, Project Manager, MoITT sent an email to a public forum, in which he put forward a message that read like below
Government of Pakistan has initiated a broad based consultative process to formulate National IT Policy for the next five years. In order to make a realistic and practical policy the Government intends to involve all the stakeholders in this consultative process.
Kindly send your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org latest by 31st of July 2008. You can post your comments as well on virtual group at http://www.nidu.gov.pk/forum
Syed Muhammad Anwer Project Director National IT Development & Promotion Unit(NIDU) Director Legal, MoITT Ph: 051-9218967, Fax: 051-9201012 Email: email@example.com
So now you are not in any position to complain that the Ministry of IT and Telecom hasn’t asked the opinion of private sector while revamping IT policy. They did their job; now Gurus are requested to come forward with your feedback and let’s dictate the fate of Pakistan’s IT industry for at-least coming five years.