Dr. Mehwish Riaz

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Dr. Mehwish Riaz was awarded scholarship in 2008 by Government of Pakistan for the University of Auckland, New Zealand under the project titled "Overseas Scholarship for MS/MPhil Leading to PhD in selected field Phase-II". After completion of PhD degree, she did not return back to Pakistan. She did not fulfill her moral, ethical and legal obligation to serve in Pakistan for a period of 5 years which she and her guarantor agreed through deed of Agreement.

Her scholarship has been cancelled by Competent authority and she has to refund NZ $ 151,404/- and PKR 96,465/- (inclusive of 25% penalty) to Government of Pakistan, however, till-to-date despite of multiple requests, she did not refund any amount which makes her defaulter of the Govt. of Pakistan. Legal proceedings have been started for the recovery of funds through the Court of Law.

 Important information of Dr. Mehwish Raiz are:

Name Dr. Mehwish Riaz
Father's nameMr. Main Muhammad Riaz
CNIC No of Dr. Mehwish Riaz6110194887922
Guarantor's nameMr. Rashid Humayun
CNIC no of Guarantor61101-5649507-5
Cause of cancellation of scholarship

After completion of PhD degree, she did not return back to Pakistan. She did not fulfill his moral, ethical and legal obligation to serve in Pakistan for a period of 5 years which she and her guarantor agreed through deed of Agreement.

 

Amount to be refundedNZ $ 151,404/- and PKR 96,465/-
Current StatusCurrently the case is in the Court of Law for Recovery of Funds.