Federal Minister for Science and Technology has a knack of staying in the news in both good and bad ways. He has been quite active ever since his portfolio changed from the Information Ministry to Science and Technology.
He has now called for people to come up with unique and innovative ideas and solutions to replace Police checkpoints. The winner will be awarded a cash prize of Rs 2 million.
Chaudry took to Twitter to announce the challenge saying:
How can we get rid of Police Nakas (search points). Come up with technology solutions, we’ll award 2 million to the winning idea.
Hi there! How can we get rid of Police Nakas (search points) come up with technology solutions, we ll award 2 Million to the winning idea…. you have three weeks get-set-go
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) October 11, 2019
The deadline for the challenge is 3 weeks and it remains to be seen how the tech geeks respond to the call. It provides a brilliant opportunity for technology lovers to find out a way to replace the checkpoints which can often become a hassle for the citizens as they have to wait in queues.
In addition, they will be contributing to the progress of their country in an innovative manner.
His followers would love to see the progress and will be anxious to hear the winning idea once the deadline is over. Also, if it can be implemented, it would save everyone plenty of time and trouble.
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