(Govt): 364 appointments on deceased quota


Karachi:Sindh Chief Secretary Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah on Tuesday approved 364 appointments on deceased quota (a quota fixed for the legal heirs of the government employees who died during the service) raising the total number of such appoints to 4029 since 2019 in various departments of the provincial government.

The approval was given in a meeting of a committee held with Chief Secretary Mumtaz Ali Shah in the chair and all other relevant secretaries including have attended the meeting. The meeting approved 49 jobs in Local Government, 39 in Health, 14 in Revenue, 30 in Irrigation, 9 in Food department, 108 jobs were approved in School Education, 60 in works and Services, 14 in Agriculture, 11 in Public Health engineering, 1 in law department, 1 livestock and fisheries, 1 in SGA and CD, 4 in Population Welfare, 3 in Labour, 2 in home department, 3 in excise and taxation department, 4 in college education, 1 in Auqaf, 2 in forest and Wild Life, 2 in information and Archives, 1 in P and D and 2 in Department of Empowerment of Person with Disabilities (DEPD) Government of Sindh.

The secretaries of various departments informed the meeting about the delays being faced in finalization of cases by District Recruitment Committees (DRCs) of different districts.

The Chief Secretary Sindh Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah directed the concerned Deputy Commissioners to immediately convene the meetings of District Recruitment Committees and submit the reports within 15 days so that appointment against deceased quota could be ensured. He also sought the details of those cases where the salaries have not been released or the recruitment committee process has been delayed.