Islamabad: National Assembly NA Finance Committee on Wednesday granted post facto approval to the expenditure amounting to Rs.1.5 million incurred on purchase of tyres and overhauling of engines of vehicles meant for commutation of staff of the Secretariat. The Committee also approved the continuation of temporary posts in legislation and protocol wings of the Secretariat.
The meeting was chaired by Speaker National Assembly Dr. Fehmida Mirza. The meeting was attended by attended by MNAs Syed Ghulam Mustafa Shah, Mr. NoorulHaq Qadri, Malik Ibrar Ahmad, Sardar Shah Jehan Yousaf, Mr. Iqbal Muhammad Ali Khan, Mufti Ajmal Khan, Secretary National Assembly, Additional Secretary M/o Finance and Revenue and other senior officers of the Secretariat.
The Finance Committee also reconsidered its earlier decision of 23rd August, 2007 and approved merger/adjustments of the incumbents of the cadres of Staff Officers and Junior Staff Officers in other cadres according to their fitness and performance.
The Members of the Finance Committee individually praised the Speaker for her initiative for maintaining financial discipline and austerity in the Secretariat. They also congratulated the Speaker for successful holding of PAECO Conference and said that she must be credited for her sagacious leadership.