ISLAMABAD: Days earlier than the announcement of the federal price range, the federal authorities has eliminated a BS-22 officer from the highest place of the finance ministry and appointed a BS-21 officer to move the ministry.
As per the notification issued by the Institution Division, Kamran Ali Afzal, a BS-22 officer of the Pakistan Administrative Service (PAS), has been transferred from the submit of finance secretary and has been posted because the secretary of the Ministry of Industries and Manufacturing.
In accordance with one other notification, “Yusuf Khan, a BS-21 officer of the PAS, presently posted as secretary Benazir Revenue Assist Programme, is transferred and posted as extra secretary (in cost), finance division, with rapid impact and till additional orders.”
Sources stated that after induction of Shaukat Tarin as federal minister for finance, Kamran Afzal was planning to modify the ministry for the reason that minister wished to deliver the boys of his personal option to ship for what he has been picked for this project.
Extra transfers, retirement of cops notified
The federal authorities has sidelined a senior most bureaucrat, Mohammad Shoaib Siddiqui. Apparently, he has been changed lower than a month earlier than the federal government goes to public sale extra spectrum for 5G web.
Mr Siddiqui, a well known officer, hails from Karachi and he was working because the federal secretary of data know-how and telecommunication.
He was a powerful contestant for the submit of rector Nationwide College of Public Coverage, nevertheless, the federal government had appointed former secretary institution Dr Ijaz Munir because the rector, who was apparently within the good e-book of the incumbent regime.
The sources stated Mr Siddiqui was unaware of this improvement as he continued to work within the IT ministry even after issuance of the notification and till he learnt about his elimination by means of media. He can be changed by Dr Mohammad Sohail Rajput, a BS-22 officer of PAS.
Mr Rajput was working because the particular secretary within the Ministry of Commerce till Might 18 and was posted because the secretary of industries and manufacturing following switch of Afzal Latif who was appointed because the secretary of multinational. Therefore, he headed the Ministry of Industries for a shortest span of solely 10 days.
In the meantime, Institution Division additionally notified retirement of 33 senior cops reaching the superannuation in subsequent few months.
The officers to be retired in 2021-2022 included 4 inspectors basic (IGs), together with FIA Director Common Wajid Zia, 10 extra IGs, three DIGs, 16 senior superintendents of police and 4 superintendents of police.
Mr Zia headed the JIT that led to disqualification of former PM Nawaz Sharif and subsequent conviction of Mr Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and retired Captain Safdar by the accountability courtroom of Islamabad.
In accordance with the notification, IG of Railway Arif Nawaz will retire on August 27, 2021, Commandant of Nationwide Police Academy Ahmed Latif on August 12, 2021, Wajid Zia on March 27, 2022, Kaleem Imam on April 24, 2022, Further IG Tariq Nawaz Malik on July 31, 2021, Abbas Hussain Malik on August 4, Dr Jameel Ahmed on August 24 and Dr Waliullah on October 20.
Abubakar Khuda Buksh will retire on January 7, 2022, Mohammad Arif Hanif and Sajjad Afzal on January 8, Zafar Iqbal on March 7, Shahid Hanif on Might 8, 2022 and Imtiaz Altaf on Might 23.
Printed in Daybreak, Might twenty eighth, 2021