Karachi, February 26, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Chief Ministers Sindh, Syed Murad Ali Shah inaugurated a seminar on Hassle-Free Pension organized by the Accountant General Sindh here on Monday. In his inaugural speech Mr. Shah said that he felt honored to be part of the event which was one step towards the direction where we were seriously thinking about making the life of pensioner easier. He said that paying pension was not doing any favor to the pensioner.
It is what they earn by serving the public throughout their career. He appreciated the effort of Accountant General Sindh and his team for establishing Sindh pension centre, in collaboration with Sindh Government, which is a state-of-art step to pay hassle-free pension under one roof. While talking the seminar, the Auditor General of Pakistan Mr. Javed Jahangir showed is gratitude towards the Sindh government too by thanking the Chief Minister for his immense and throughout support at every point of time.
The Controller General of Accounts, Mr. Mazhar Hussain Zaki, said that pensioner who have given their entire life to the service of the country, at the time of their retirement at a minimum deserve compassion and respect. He lauded AG Sindh for establishing Sindh Pension Centre at District Account Office, Jamshoro to which was going to be inaugurated on Tuesday. Accountant General Singh, Mr. Ghufran Memon in his address presented his vision of paying pension on the very first day of employee’s retirement.
He added after the establishment of SPC a cultural change has come in his office. The pensioner are now facilitated within minimum possible time and without much hassle. He informed that replicating the idea of SPC in all over Sindh had been started and another SPC would be inaugurated on Tuesday at Jamshoro district. The discussion panel was comprised of representative from departments of Finance, Education, Health and Home. Presentations were delivered by the Additional Accountant General, Azeez Ahmed Zai and Deputy Accountant General, Majid Rajput.
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