LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that every officer should perform duties with transparency, efficiently, honestly and self-accountability for welfare and development of the country.
There is no room for rhetoric and laziness now. The whole nation should be activated to make the country prosperous. Addressing officers at the Darbar Hall of the Civil Secretariat, Chief Minister Usman Buzdar said he is proud of the officers who work for the public welfare, good governance and financial transparency.
Usman Buzdar further said that the selection of the team for the captain is very important. The people in my team have been included purely on merit. He said those who work for the good repute of the Punjab government cannot be forgotten. The public servant has very vital role to play in the making of good and bad reputation of a government. When public servants work with honesty and hard work, they give the impression of good governance and the public opinion turns in the favour of the government. He said the projects of public welfare and best performance depends on the hard work of the public servants.
The Civil Service of Pakistan is still best in terms of skill and effectiveness. The pay package of the civil officers is being focused to improve their service delivery. He said financial benefits are being given to police, doctors, engineers and civil administration despite financial problems.
Chief Secretary Punjab Yousaf Naseem Khokhar said such favourable circumstances have never been available for government officers in the past. Government officers will come up to the expectations to advance the vision of the government. The meeting was addressed by Secretary Forest, Secretary Information and Culture, commissioners and deputy commissioners. Provincial minister Hashim Jawan Bakht, Pir Syed Saeedul Hassan and senior officers of the provincial administration were also present.