PMS to hold protest for acceptance of demands

PMS officers are left with no option but to demonstrate within boundaries of law

LAHORE  -  The spokesperson of Provincial Management Ser­vice (PMS)officer’s Association in a statement re­leased on Tuesday, terms Services and General Administration Department S&GAD response as disappointing to the legitimate demands made in the General Body meeting of PMS association offi­cer’s other day . The provincial officers association has called online/Zoom meeting on Friday 1st Sep­tember to determine the future staffing plan follow­ing the non serious attitude by S&GAD. PMS officers from across the province are set to participate in this online meeting. The spokesperson ofPMS officer’s Associationsaid that in the next meeting, the method of protest will be decided to approve the legitimate demands and implement the promises.

He further said that in view of the problems and economic conditions faced by the province, PMS of­ficers as a civilized and law-abiding organization has­restrained itself from the protest till now, but now the recent policies of S&GAD have changed the situation and has reached to the point where PMS officers are left with no option but to demonstrate within bound­aries of law in favour of their due rights. Earlier, the PMS officer’s association through aformal letter had seek time from the Chief Secretary Punjab to discuss their grievances, however according to the spokes­person of PMS officer’s association Punjab, Chief Sec­retary office did not respond to their request as of yet.

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