ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Thursday promoted 23 officials of deferral services to Grade 22 including FBR Chairman Tariq Bajwa and Official Spokesperson of FBR Shahid Hussain Asad.
The Board approved promotions of S.M. Tahir, Najeeb Khawar Awan, Abdul Khaliq (Secretariat Group); Farkhanda Waseem, Azmat Orkazai, Shahid Khan, Tariq Bajwa, Raja Hassan Abbas, Nadeem Hassan Asif, Syed Arshad Ali (Pakistan Administrative Service); Rafiq Hassan Butt, Saud Mirza, Qalb-e -Abbas Khan Baig, Akbar Khan Hoti (Police Service of Pakistan); Shahid Hussain Asad, Yasmeen Saud (Inland Revenue Service); Farah Ayub Tareen (Audit and Account Service); Murad Ali, Seema Naqvi, Aizaaz Chaudhry, Muhammad Sadiq (Foreign Service of Pakistan); and Amir Muhammad Khan Marwat (Pakistan Customs Service).
A Prime Minister House source said that there was no supersession in any service and cadre and the Board considered the officers for promotion examining their entire service record.
The source said the whole exercise was carried out by the Board in a complete transparent manner and every aspect of service was given due consideration and weightage.
“The training reports at different tiers of service/career, performance evaluation reports, leadership qualities and varied experience/exposure were the basis before elevating the officers of BS-22,” it added.