Funds for the second quarter onwards will be recommended by the Planning Division after due examination and scrutiny to the Finance Division for ways and means of clearance along with a cash or work plan, utilisation report of funds duly reconciled with the AGPR
and approval of the principal accounting officer of the ministry or division concerned.
The strategy announced by the government for financial discipline emphasis the government functionaries to make all the payments through pre audit system of the of AGPR
or through assignment accounts procedure issued by Finance Ministry .
He informed the federal ombudsman that the decision has been taken that E-Pension system may be finalized and introduced within all federal government departments and Controller General of Accounts (CGA) and Auditor General of Pakistan Revenues (AGPR
) may inform about the status of implementation e-Pension System and to ensure its finalization by June, 2019.
Advisor (Law)/ Grievance Commissioner for Overseas Pakistanis, Wafaqi Mohtasib Secretariat stated that the decision has been taken that E-Pension system may be finalized and introduced within all federal government departments and CGA and AGPR
may inform about the status of implementation e-Pension System.
The finance ministry also conveyed to AGPR
to stop issuing cheques on the last day of the fiscal year.
It wrote a letter to secretary finance asking him to take action against the AGPR
and banks for not receiving cheques.
After the AGPR
objection, the matter was raised by the minister of planning Ahsan Iqbal with the Prime Minister in the NEC meeting and the PM directed to evolve a new pay mechanism for the project employees.
The department concerned neither finalised disciplinary action nor registered a criminal case against the alledged official for recovery of the misappropriated amount, the AGPR
The petition was filed by section officer Mohammad Ali Qureshi and six other employees of the defunct FATADC, who currently served in the Governor's Fata Secretariat, challenging the Dec 21, 2017, order of the AGPR
's Peshawar sub-office through which the payment of gratuity was restricted to 30 years service.
It merits a mention here that the Chief Minister KP has recently removed Israrul Haq an officer of Accounts and Audit Group (BPS-19) and repatriated him to his parent department AGPR
Islamabad after his failure to meet the deadline for completion of the mega BRT project.
He said that through introduction of e-pension system, the date of all departments would automatically interconnect with the E-system of AGPR
and their complete information would be available with the AGPR
-The PMDC has not had an external auditor or internal auditor and has only relied on three audits undertaken by the AGPR
in the last decadeISLAMABAD:Taking strong notice of the long delay in granting graduate doctors their provisional licenses, the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) on Wednesday announced that doctors would be issued provisional licenses by March 29, so that they could start house jobs immediately.The order was passed by the PMDC council in its 193rdmeeting, wherein several other decisions to uplift the standards of the medical and dental education were also taken.