Shah announces promotion quota for daroghas
KARACHI—Chief Minister (CM) Sindh, Syed Qaim Ali Shah taking a policy decision has announced to allocate 20 percent promotion quota for draoghas for the posts of subengineer and also give decided to pay salaries to the employees of LBOD working without salaries from last many moths.
He took this decision while presiding over a meeting of Irrigation Department here at the CM House on Monday. The meeting was attended by Senior Minister for Finance & irrigation Syed Murad Ali Shah, Principal Secretary to CM Alamuddin Bullo, Secretary Irrigation Zaheer Hyder Shah, Commissioner Hyderabad Qazi Shahid Parvez, Special Secretary Finance Hassan Naqvi and others.
The chief minister was briefed on the issues of Irrigation department and its employees. Senior Minister for Finance & Irrigation Syed Murad Ali Shah said that under the present arrangement ‘Daroghas’ have no quota in promotion to the positions of sub-engineer. In other departments a similar quota has been earmarked. On this the chief minister said that there should be some specific qualification for the promotion to the post of sub-engineer. On this the senior minister said that he had suggested the qualification diploma of associate engineer (DAE). “If a darogha qualifies DAE during his service he would be eligible for promotion against a quota.—INP