Karachi, January 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): KMC Administrator Muhammad Hussain Syed using his powers conferred on him under a notification of Government of Sindh gave approval of memorandum of recommendations about changing the name of watchmen posts and upgrading them in basic pay scale-5 in Security Department, this memorandum was presented by Chief Officer KMC on Nov 27, 2012 under which approval for removing the current difference in pay scale of security guards posts in Security Department of Ex-KDA and KMC and making them on same scale was given under which security guards posts from Jan 17 2012 would be upgraded in basic pay scale-5.
On the basis of this resolution basic pay scale from 1 to 4 various security guards have got opportunities of promotion and watchmen posts could not be mentioned in official resolution which have been associated with the department for a long time.
These watchmen in government uniform perform the duties that were performed by security guards and have spent 2 to 3 decades therefore they were anxious which was affecting their performance hence Administrator Karachi gave approval of the up gradation of pay scale of security guards who were performing same duty.
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Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC)
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Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
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