ISLAMABAD: In pursuance of Supreme Court (SC) directives Prime Minister (PM) Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani had issued orders for removal from service several officers who were re-employed on contract basis after their retirement in different departments including Police, Railways, IB and others.
PM Secretariat sources told Online Friday PM has removed from service the officers including IG Sindh Salah ud Din Babar Khattak, DG FIA, Nasir Hussain Khosa, DIG Maj (Retd) Khurram Gulzar, Deputy Director IB Asghar Mehmood, Director IB Tariq Jamil, Member Customs, Wadood Khan DG E-government Khurram Shahzad and others.
These all officers were re-employed on contract basis after their retirement.
It may be recalled SC had ordered federal and provincial governments that re-employing the retired employees on contract basis was illegal, therefore, they be removed from service forthwith.
Establishment Division would issue notification about the officers who had been removed from service on this count.