CS vows to protect natural resources of Sindh.


KARACHI -- Sindh Chief Secretary Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah has said that the Sindh province is rich in natural resources and they being the public servants should ensure its development and prosperity in the larger national interest. He expressed these views while presiding over a meeting of the Secretaries Committee in Sindh Secretariat on Wednesday. Chairperson P and D Mrs Naheed Shah Durrani, Senior Member Board of Revenue Qazi Shahid Pervez, Secretary Information Abdul Rasheed Solangi and all other Secretaries and Divisional Commissioners have attended the meeting.

The meeting reviewed 24 agendas including the progress of disciplinary action, proceedings of anti-corruption cases, development work, performance of officers, position of DPCs (Departmental Promotion Committees), unauthorized use of official vehicles' status of GORs, employment/recruitment on disabled and deceased quota, implementation on the court orders and Prime Minister and Chief Minister Directives and tree plantation. The chief secretary noted that all out efforts must be accorded to strengthen the service delivery system with the zeal of good governance.

He maintained that all Secretaries and Commissioners should evolve the mechanism of performance with a view to complete the desired task successfully. He pointed out that the cleanliness be streamlined in hospitals, school colleges and offices to maintain the sustainability of hygienic environment. The chief secretary advised the Secretaries and Commissioners to gear up the coordinated efforts amongst all Departments specifically with the departments of Finance, Planning and Development and Works and Services.

The chief secretary directed all secretaries to issue advertisement of vacancies against disable quota. He also directed provincial secretaries to file their comments in courts and attend the meetings of the Public Accounts...

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