The federal cupboard has agreed to offer a pay raises to authorities officers from grades one to 16, Geo.television reported Tuesday, citing sources.
The approval has been given for 370,000 federal authorities workers, whereas provincial officers is not going to profit from the transfer, sources mentioned. The choice got here throughout a federal cupboard assembly chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan, the place views had been exchanged on the nation’s financial and political state of affairs.
In response to sources, Federal Minister for Defence Pervez Khattak briefed the federal cupboard about salaries of presidency workers. Furthermore, a report on organisations’ CEOs and heads was additionally introduced in the course of the assembly.
As many as 80 high positions are vacant in a number of ministries, divisions, and departments, to which PM Imran Khan, taking stern discover, reprimanded the involved secretaries.
The premier, asking why the posts of chiefs had been vacant, ordered to find out who was accountable.
Because the premier was up to date on the coronavirus vaccination drive, he mentioned that the inoculation must be achieved with none discrimination — and coronavirus normal working procedures (SOPs) must be applied.
Furthermore, a briefing on the metro bus service undertaking in Islamabad was postponed until the subsequent assembly.