Tag Archives: Government of Sindh

Education department committed to enhance girls enrolment: Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar

Karachi, January 18, 2017 (PPI-OT):Provincial minister for education and literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that Sindh Education Department is committed to enhance enrolment of the students especially of girls across the province and trying to address the problems …

9 thousands illicit liquor, 1577 kg charas / heroine recovered, 158 accused arrested: Mukesh Kumar Chawla

Karachi, January 12, 2017 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Excise and Taxation and Narcotics Mukesh Kumar Chawla has said that during last six months E and T Police have arrested 158 drug peddlers while more than nine thousands illicit liquor, bhang/opium, ICE …

Government Sindh declares “Jamshoro as Child Labour Free District”

Karachi, January 04, 2017 (PPI-OT):With the approval of the competent authority, Government Sindh has declared “Jamshoro as Child Labour Free District” and Labour and HM Department Government of Sindh will make all out efforts in collaboration with employers’ Organization and Trade Unions to create a Model District for eliminating the menace of Child Labour from Industrial and Commercial Establishments of District Jamshoro.

In order to implement this declaration, Task Force headed by Director, Labour, Sindh has also been notified with Additional Director, Hyderabad, Assistant Director, Labour, Jamshoro and representatives from District Administration, Police Department, Social Welfare officer, Jamshoro, representative from Civil Society, Nooriabad and Kotri Association of Trade and Industry and representative of Trade Union from Jamshoro as its members.

Accordingly, awareness programmes will be organized, Rallies will be brought at all centre points of the district industrial areas, pamphlets, brochures and other printed materials will be distributed among the concerned quarters. Rehabilitation schemes will also be initiated to provide financial assistance to the children of poor families for their school fees. Upon success of the schemes, the similar exercise will be replicated to other districts of the province.

Similarly, Labour and HR department has also prepared ADP scheme i.e. Child Labour Survey with the assistance of UNICEF and in this regard, Government of Sindh has allocated an amount of Rs. 54.00 million. The survey would be conducted by Sindh Bureau of Statistics, Planning and Development Department, Government of Sindh and will be completed by 31st December 2017.

For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401
Website: http://sindhinformation.gos.pk

50 percent release of OZT share for payment of salary/ pension to Christian employees/ pensioners before the occasion of Christmas

Karachi, December 22, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Government of Sindh Finance Department has released 50% OZT share for the month of January 2017 in advance to Karachi Metropolitan Corporation, District Councils, District Municipal Corporations, Municipal Corporations, Municipal Committees and Town Committees in Sindh for the payment of salary / pension to the Christian employees/ pensioners on 23rd December 2016 positively on the occasion of Christmas.

For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401
Website: http://sindhinformation.gos.pk

Sindh Service Tribunal Karachi notifies for general information of all concerned that Sindh Service Tribunal will observe following timings during Winter Holidays

Karachi, December 22, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Sindh Service Tribunal Karachi has notified for general information of all concerned that Sindh Service Tribunal will observe the following timings during the Winter Holidays with effect from 26.12.2016 to 08.01.2017.

Office Timing

a) Monday to Saturday (except Friday) 09.00 a.m. to 01.00 p.m.

b) Friday 09.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon

During the winter holidays appeals will be received daily on working days as usual. Urgent matters shall be heard in Chamber during winter holidays, subject to granting of urgent application.

For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401
Website: http://sindhinformation.gos.pk

Space to be provided to professional institutions in government colleges to facilitate poor students: Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar

Karachi, December 20, 2016 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Education and literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that Sindh education department will provide space in government colleges to well reputed professional institutions so that they may impart high quality education free of cost to the poor students of these colleges. This he said while talking to Justice (R) Qazi Khalid Ali vice chancellor Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Law University Karachi here in his office on Tuesday.

Secretary Colleges Dr. Riaz Ahmed Memon and director general colleges Dr. Nasir Ansar also attended the meeting. On this occasion the minister for education directed director general to provide space in certain college in Karachi to Shaheed Zulfikar Law University so that the classes on law might be started there. He added, ‘ Sindh Education Department is ready to provide class rooms in government colleges to the educational institutions, having good reputation, to enable them to utilize such space to teach the poor students of the government colleges’.

Meanwhile the newly assigned Secretary for schools Jamal Mustafa Syed had a meeting with minister for education in his office and discussed the various matters pertaining to education department. Curriculum head education department Dr. Fouzia Khan also met minister for education and literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar in his office and briefed him about steps and legislation regarding free education in the province .Director colleges dr. Riaz Ahmed Memon informed the minister for education that he would visit the government colleges all over Sindh and monitor on ground situation and present a detailed report to the minister for education.

For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401
Website: http://sindhinformation.gos.pk