Tag Archives: Secretariat

Khursheed Begum Secretariat inaugurated

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Rabita Committee’s Anees Ahmed Qaimkhani and others inaugurated the Khursheed Begum Secretariat on Monday. According to a statement issued by the MQM, Rabita Committee member Nasreen Jaleel cut

Secretariat half-shut

LAHORE – A partial strike was observed at the Punjab Civil Secretariat on Monday, as a majority of provincial service officers abstained from work owing to the strike, while the Punjab government continued to carry out essential work by appointing officers on key posts, Pakistan Today has learnt. Heavy contingents of police were deployed at the entrance and exits of the secretariat building, besides presence of lady constables at different spots to avert any kind of untoward incident,

Officers protest at Civil Secretariat

LAHORE – The provincial service officers protested in the Punjab Civil Secretariat for not including the promotion cases of Provincial Civil Service (PCS) and Provincial Secretariat Service (PSS) officers on the agenda of the promotion board meeting held on Friday.
The provincial officers led by PCS Officers’ Association President Rai Manzoor Nasir gathered in front of the services secretary’s office to register their protest. They alleged that Punjab Chief Secretary Nasir

Sindh Secretariat employees enjoy unannounced holiday

KARACHI – The lower grade employees of the Sindh Secretariat enjoyed an unannounced holiday on Thursday following Karachi Transport Ittehad’s strike call to protest the recent raise in fuel prices. The lower staff of almost all administrative departments of the provincial secretariat remained absent from their respective offices following the unavailability of public transport on the city’s roads. The corridors of Tughlaq House, secretariat’s new building, old KDA building and other

PR land scam – NA Secretariat reluctant to open debate on report

ISLAMABAD – The connivance of a top government functionary with the National Assembly Secretariat officials has thrice delayed a debate in the lower house on the report of special parliamentary committee on railways regarding a railway land lease scam despite a written request from two members of the committee.
Though the special parliamentary committee was constituted by NA Speaker Dr Fehmida Mirza herself in April 2008 to probe the leasing of Pakistan Railways land to a private

Punjab govt’s austerity measures – No red tape for Civil Secretariat

Millions of rupees are being spent on the decor and repair of the Punjab Civil Secretariat when the government is tripping over itself trying to milk the provincial finances dry for the rehabilitation of flood victims, secretariat sources told Pakistan Today.
To utilize the maximum resources on the flood-affected districts of Punjab, the provincial annual development budget has been slashed by 30 percent while Rs 2.9 billion has been cut recently from the