Action to be taken against inefficient and corrupt officers in education department: Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar

Karachi, December 19, 2016 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Education and Literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that the Deputy Commissioners and Assistant Commissioners across the province have been empowered to make proper visits to their schools concerned to ensure attendance of the teachers, to increase enrolment in the schools and to enhance educational standard as well. This he said while presiding over a meeting in his office on Monday. The Secretary Education Dr. Riaz Ahmed Memon also attended the meeting.

Meanwhile during his visit to Khairpur, over poor performance and fail to attend the meetings, the Minister for Education suspended officers Jamila Sheikh, Ayaz Ahmed Mehasar, Anis ur Rehman Memon, Nighat Sultana, Zulfikar Ali Panhyar, Ghulam Sakina, Aftab Ahmed Memon, Aziz Fatima, Pervaiz Ahmed Quershi, Syeda Abida Shah and Waleed Khaskheli. The Minister for Education also expressed his resentment over not assigning the teachers at their actual place of posting who were appointed through NTS, IBA Sukkur and Sindh University as well at union council bases.

He warned the officers of Education Department to reform themselves in either case a strict action would be taken against them. He also asked Secretary Education to speed up the process of posting of the headmasters/headmistress who had qualified IBA tests. He said that there was no room for inefficient and corrupt officials in Education Department and he would not bear any pressure in this regard.

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