Friday, January 27

Tag: Sindh finance department

(Health): Sindh abolishes health risk allowance

KARACHI:Sindh government has abolished health risk allowance granted to the health personnel of Sindh health department. According to an order issued by Sindh Finance Department, considering the weakening severity of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Sindh province and with the approval of competent authority i.e. Chief Minister Sindh, the health risk allowance granted to the health personnel of health department Sindh vide finance department’s order date 02 June 2020 and date 09 July 2020, is hereby discontinued with effect from 01 October 2020.

(Court): ATC delays verdict in Baldia factory fire case

Karachi:An anti-terrorism court on Thursday delayed its verdict in the Baldia factory fire case till September 22 which was expected to be announced today (17 September). An anti-terrorism court (ATC-VII) heard the petition at the judicial complex inside Karachi Central Jail. The court adjourned the hearing after the state prosecutor submitted further documents. The petition was filed by two accused in the case, Ali Hassan Qadri and Dr Abdul Sattar Khan, to delay the verdict of the case. They said that they wanted time to prove that they received Rs50 million compensation for the victims from the factory owners, and they also presented records from the Sindh finance department. They said that they had business connection with the Baldia brothers because of which the money was tran...