Karachi—The five percent job quota for the non-Muslims be followed in provincial departments.
This was stressed by Special Assistant to Chief Minister Sindh for Minority Affairs Department, Dr. Khatu Mal Jeewan.
A statement here on Sunday said that he has written a letter to Chief Secretary, Sindh, and Inspector General of Police (IGP), Sindh, regarding observing 5% minorities job quota in all the Sindh Government departments specially in the current recruitment of Sindh police, which is under process in all over the province.
In the letter he has also pointed out that Sindh Assembly had passed a resolution unanimously regarding implementation of 5% job quota for the candidates of non-Muslim communities in all departments of Government of Sindh.
Dr. Khatu Mal Jeewan said that Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) under the leadership of Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari would take all the steps to ensure that the legitimate rights of minorities are well protected.
The special incentives announced by the PPP government would be followed in letter and spirit under the guidance of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, he added.