ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif answering the question of leader of the opposition in the National Assembly on Tuesday said, PML-N government believes in merit for recruitment and promotion of civil servants.
Earlier, Khurshid Shah raised question in the house about promotion of civil servant, he said that government is making promotion on the basis of favourtism.
While addressing the concern of opposition, PM said he has not yet received any detail into recommendations of the promotion board for promotion of civil servants from grade 21 to 22. Nawaz also admit that in the past, many people were dropped because of their doubtful integrity and many of them were from Punjab province.
The current acting Chairman of Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC) was appointed as member of commission by the PPP last government. The Commission has also representation from all the provinces, Premier added.