ISLAMABAD, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 16th August, 2016) : President Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited, Syed Talat Mahmood Tuesday congratulated M. Hameed Shahid, Vice President ZTBL on the conferment of Tamgha-i-Imtiaz on Independence Day by the President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain. The investiture ceremony of these awards will take place on Pakistan Day, March 23, 2017, said a press release issued by the bank here Tuesday. According to the statement, Mr. Shahid was a fiction writer and critic, duly recognized in the world of urdu literature and member of Halqa Arbab-e-Zauq. President ZTBL said Hameed Shahid was serving in the Bank since 1985 as an efficient and hard working officer. It was an honor for the ZTBL that its employee had been conferred with Tamgha-i-imtiaz, the statement added.