RCCI celebrates World Egg Day

RAWALPINDI:The Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) in collaboration with Pakistan Poultry Association organized a seminar on ‘Importance of Eggs for Human Health’ to celebrate the World Egg Day here on Friday, with an aim to create public awareness about the nutritional value and the importance of eggs for human health.

In his address, Dr Mohammad Aslam Chairman PPA and Dr. Mohammad Sadiq CEO Sadiq Group said eggs had a vital role to play in feeding people around the world, in both developed and developing countries. Eggs had excellent and affordable source of high quality protein, with the potential to feed the world, he added. President RCCI Zahid Latif Khan in his address said Poultry industry had grown up to 750 billion and around 2.5 million people were associated with it. Earlier, in connection with World Egg Day, cooking competition was also held at RCCI.