Categories: National

Over 78,000 posts vacant at federal level

The number of vacant posts in BPS-1 to BPS-22 has reached an all-time high, with as many as 78,623 positions that are yet to be filled across the country, a local news outlet reported.

According to details, the number was about 65,856 in 2015, according to the data of civil servants, gazette and non-gazette employees, women, and non-Muslims working in the federal government, ministries divisions and its attached departments.

The latest report of the Establishment Division — 2016-17 – shares, interesting figures about the federal government employees spread across the country.

There are 0.694 million sanctioned post of employees in which 0.57 million are filled and about 78,623 are vacant. The number is increasing with every year, according to the report.


Disqus Comments Loading...
Published by
Tags: federal governmentislamabadposts vacantvacant posts

Recent Posts

Monica Lewinsky’s Parents Discuss Her Affair With Bill Clinton In Rare Interview

Monica Lewinsky’s parents, Bernard Lewinsky and Marcia Lewis, gave a rare interview about their daughter’s affair with former President Bill…

31 mins ago

PEMRA, ISPR chiefs for promotion of Pakistan’s positive image

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) Chairman Muhammad Saleem Baig on Tuesday called on Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General…

43 mins ago

Govt ready to unveil new education roadmap: Shafqat Mehmood

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood on Tuesday said that government is planning a roadmap for…

46 mins ago

The tweets spat

Lest we forget, the year 2018 started with a tweet from United States (US) President Donald Trump, stating “The United…

50 mins ago

Troops at US-Mexican border to start coming home

WASHINGTON: The 5,800 troops who were rushed to the southwest border amid US President Donald Trump’s pre-election warnings about a refugee…

50 mins ago

Trump says no new punitive measures against Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi’s murder

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said he is taking no new punitive measures against Saudi Arabia over the killing of US-based…

56 mins ago