Mr. Qamar Abbas is overseeing the Population Section for the last 5 years. He is responsible for population planning, policy matters, project appraisal and developing strategy for resolving issues related to population and family planning. He has work experience of 18 years in this Ministry and served in many sections including additional charge about 11 months as Chief Health Section. He has also served on deputation as Director General, Board of Investment for about 3 years and headed Americas and Europe Wing, Investor Facilitation Wing and Administration Wing. Previously he has also served about 15 years in Social Welfare Department of Government of the Punjab and posted at Murree. He did Masters in Social Work from University of the Punjab.