President appoints Malik Asif Hayat Chairman Federal Public Service Commission of Pakistan

Karachi, December 25, 2012 (PPI-OT): President Asif Ali Zardari on the advice of the Prime Minister has appointed Major(R) Malik Asif Hayat, as Chairman Federal Public Service Commission of Pakistan (FPSC).

Spokesperson to the President Senator Farhatullah Babar said that the Prime Minister, in terms of Rule 15-A (I) read with Sr. No.15C of Scheduled V-B of Rules of Business, advised the President to appoint Malik Asif Hayat as Chairman Federal Public Service Commission, a position which fell vacant on 14.12.2012, on completion of tenure of Justice (Retd) Rana Baghwandas.

He said that the relevant rules of FPSC Ordinance 1977 provides that a member of the Commission which also includes its Chairman shall hold office for a term of three years from the date on which he enters upon office or till the age of sixty five years, whichever is earlier,

The Summary proposing the name of Major (r) Malik Asif Hayat, a retired BS-22 officer of Police Service of Pakistan for the vacant post of Chairman FPSC said that the officer has varied and rich experience as a Civil Servant on the Federal Government, Provincial Government of Punjab, NWFP, Balochistan and Government of AJ and K in main Secretariat as well as attached departments/field offices.

According to the profile of Malik Asif Hayat, he has to his credit a varied experience of military, police and civil service. Before joining Police service in 1975, Malik Asif Hayat served in Pakistan Army as Major. After superannuation, he remained re-employed as Secretary to the President, President’s Secretariat (Public), Islamabad. Previously, he remained posted as Secretary, Labour and Manpower Division; Secretary Railways Division; Additional Secretary Prime Minister’s Secretariat; Inspector General of Police Punjab; Director General, Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), Islamabad; Inspector General of Police, Government of the Azad Jammu and Kashmir; Deputy Inspector General (Crimes), Government of the Punjab Lahore; Deputy Inspector General, Pakistan Railways Police, Lahore; Deputy Inspector General Police, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhawa (NWFP), Deputy Director and Joint Director Intelligence Bureau, Islamabad. He also served as Counsellor, Embassy of Pakistan, Abu Dhabi.

Malik Asif Hayat was the first SSP of Islamabad and created Police Force for the Capital City. As Secretary Labour and Manpower, he was leader of Pakistan’s delegation to International Labour Conference for three consecutive years, and was also member of Pakistan’s delegation for conference on managed migration. During his tenure, manpower export agreements were concluded with Korea and Malaysia. EOBI fund was doubled from 80 billion to 160 billion during his posting as Secretary Labour and Manpower.

In recognition of his services for combating terrorism, Government of Pakistan also awarded Malik Asif Hayat the civil award of Hilal-i-Imtiaz.

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