In recent times the federal government has approved to increase salaries of some 370,000 government employees between grades 1 and 16. Whereas provincial employees are not yet titled to any such increment.
The decision was made in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan. The meeting also discussed matters related to the country’s economic and political situation.
Further related to the increment, Federal Minister for Defence, Pervez Khattak, highlighted the federal cabinet about salaries of government employees. A report on organizations’ CEOs and heads was also shared in the meeting.
It is said that some 80 top-level positions are still vacant in several ministries, divisions, and departments. The PM, on hearing this, showed his concerns and stressed on taking quick measures to fill the gap.
On matters related to the coronavirus vaccination drive, the prime minister said that there should be no discrimination on spreading the vaccinations and that strict SOPs be implemented and followed.
The cabinet would soon be discussing the matters related to the metro bus service in Islamabad.
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