1 Lakh meter reader will be hired in WAPDA after Eid Ul Azha
Islamabad: (September 21, 2015) Privatization commission issued order to water and electricity minister of filling vacant posts in WAPDA Distributors Company after Eid Ul Azha. These vacancies are about one lakh in various WAPDA companies. The procedure of hiring 1 lakh meter readers in 7 different WAPDA firms will be initiated after Eid Ul Azha.
According to news agency water and electricity Minister said that in FESCO, LESCO, IESCO, KESKO, JESKO, MESCO and PEPCO more than 1 Lakh seats are vacant and most of these are of meter reader. WAPDA servant are experiencing difficulty to fulfill the official work in time, that why recruitment of 1 Lakh meter reader is taken place after Eid Ul Azha.
Privatization commission has taken out the ban which was put on all WAPDA companies due to privatization of these companies. Chairman privatization commission “Zubair Ahmad” wrote a letter to water and electricity minister in which he ordered to fill the vacant posts in WAPDA companies.
Minister of water and electricity has confirmed this news and said that the summary has been delivered to Prime Minister Secretariat. After Eid Ul Azha the procedure of hiring will be start shortly through advertisement and all recruitment will be done on merit.