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ECP Banned Recruitment for Government Jobs

ECP Banned Recruitment for Government Jobs


Sumera Saeed | April 12, 2018 | category: Government Jobs in Pakistan

ECP Banned Recruitment for Government Jobs. Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has temporary banned the recruitment for the government jobs. The ban on the Recruitment for the government jobs is imposed due to upcoming elections 2018.

The ban on the Recruitment for the government jobs is applicable starting from 1st April and will remain until the elections 2018 held successfully in the country. ECP has issued a notification on Wednesday in this regard and according to the statement issued there will be a hiring freeze in appointments made by federal, provincial and local governments.

The Election Commission has taken all the ruling political players by surprise by issuing these orders.

As per notification there will not only the ban a on new government appointments but also on granting of development funds, ostensibly to discourage pre-poll rigging. The development schemes comprise those pertaining to the supply of gas and water, construction and carpeting of roads.

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ECP had banned public office-holders from using public money to endorse themselves ahead of the elections 2018.

As per the notification all the jobs including public service commissioned jobs, government jobs are banned but the recruitment Federal and Provincial Public service commission are free from this ban by ECP.

The Internship schemes such as (PEEF and PYMST) are also not included in the ban.

The jobs offered after 1st April 2018 are temporarily banned.

All the development projects pertaining to the supply of gas and water, construction and carpeting of roads are banned.

The good news about is that the ban is temporary and will uplift once the elections 2018 held successfully in Pakistan.

Why ECP banned Jobs and Development Projects?

This ban is placed due to the upcoming elections 2018 in Pakistan and as per Media reports the ruling political parties in the country had to be paid hefty development funds to use those near the elections to attract the voters, but now their plans are near ruined.

It is hoped that after the election 2018 the ban on the government jobs will be lifted but there is no clear announcement made by the officials.

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