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NISTENational Institute of Science & Technical Education (Pakistan)
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NISTE, Waseem Afzal Waraich illegally replaced the list of 17 daily wagers in NISTE with the addition of 10 others near and dears of then federal minister Nazar Muhammad Gondal and some bureaucrats of education sector, who were later on regularized.
The induction of Lala Rukh on BPS-17, the daughter of former DG NISTE now serving as chairman Private Institute of Educational regulatory Authority (PIERA) Ghayoor Sultana get into the saga of illegal appointment and regularization, when it was disclosed that the Ms Rukh has the qualification not more than A level equivalent to FA/F.
A senior official on condition not to be named revealed that not only the list carried the additional 10 names but all other employees whose names were approved for regularization did not have three spells of 90 days of continuous service that was basic requirement for regularization of any employee in NISTE.
The same list of 27 daily wage employees of NISTE, without verification, was forwarded to the Establishment Division for regularization.
Speaking on the occasion, Mohammad Salman also highlighted the salient features of these trainings at NISTE which were the result of Debt For Education Conversion (DFEC) under CIDA Project that was approved by Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC).
He said that the training of science teachers was assigned to NISTE under "Capacity Building of Elementary Science Teachers" of CIDA project.
The NISTE is responsible for training of Elementary School Science Teachers of ICT, FATA, Gilgit Baltistan and AJK.
An employee of NISTE told APP that the majority of the employees are low paid workers, facing severe difficulties to meet their needs in prevailing price hike situation.
They say an audit para about the appointments/promotions of different employees of NISTE was written some years back by giving fake information to auditors due to malice.