CSS officers' induction in cantonments revived
ISLAMABAD, Oct 26: The government has revived the system of induction of
Central Superior Services (CSS) officers in Cantonments along with restructuring
of the Military Land and Cantonment (ML&C) group.
At a meeting held
here on Thursday, Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz expressed confidence that the
revival and restructuring of Military Land and Cantonment would help provide
better municipal facilities to people living in Cantonment areas.
practice was discontinued by the present government a few years back causing
resentment among career officers working in Cantonments.
According to an
official handout, the prime minister said that the re-organisation and
re-structuring would also address the impediments in delivering services to the
The meeting was informed that the revival of Military Land and
Cantonment would ensure the automation of land record, better education and
health facilities, clarity of building codes, better maintenance of land record,
availability of clean drinking water, better sanitation system and transparency
in collecting revenue.
It was also recommended that permanent absorption
from officers of other groups who were already on deputation and were willing
would be considered for induction into the ML&C group.
restructuring of various departments being manned by officers of Military Land
and Cantonment would ensure effective local government and good governance in
Cantonment areas. Dawn
Post your Feedback about information available on this page.