The Driving License Branch would be upgraded and modernized, said a spokesman of the Sindh Police here on Thursday. He stated that the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Sindh, A.D. Khawaja, presided over a meeting here which discussed various aspects in this regard.
The IGP also issued necessary instructions in this very connection. The meeting was also attended by the senior officials of the police.
He also instructed that steps be undertaken to connect the DL Branch with NADRA and any possible hurdle should be removed.
The meeting was informed that of the income generated from issuance of learning and permanent driving licenses and their renewal, 30 percent would be diverted directly to the DL Branch as per the decision of the Sindh Government.
The approval in this regard has been accorded by the Chief Minister Sindh, it was further stated. The 30 percent income thus received would be utilized for the staff welfare, unpgradation/infrastructure development as well for training, rewards and marketing.