Senate Standing Committee on IT Took Notice of Non Payment of 800 Million Dollars from Etisalat
Committee also warn on non compliance of supreme order regarding PTCL pensioners Pension and action will be taken against secretary IT
Order PTCL to take action against fake SMS on Benazir Income Support Scheme Program
Secretary IT told in meeting that recommendations of Committee is being materialized and will be implemented soon.
Islamabad (Friday, October 30, 20015) – Yesterday an important meeting of senate standing committee on Information Technology (IT) held in Islamabad. The Agenda was issued related to Pakistan telecommunication Company Ltd. and its related issued like failure of Etislat dues of 800 million dollars, PTCL retired employees pension increase according to Govt of Pakistan notification year by year and fraud mobile messages being received by unknown peoples for BISP (BeNazoir Income Support Programme).
Committee ordered to invite Minister of Finance, Secretary Finance Ministry and Minister of State for Privatization in his next meeting.
(This news report has been published in daily Dunya Islamabad on Friday, October 30, 2015)