Preparation being made to establish EOBI Sindh

KARACHI: Chief Secretary Sindh Mohammad Siddique Memon on Tuesday directed Secretary Labour to expedite the functionality of EOBI and get the institutional work started by 15 October 2015.

He issued these instructions in a review meeting held today, which was attended by Sindh Revenue Board (CSRB) Chairman Tashfeen Kamal, Secretary Labour Rasheed Solangi, Secretary Law Mir Mohammad Shaikh and other officials.

Secretary Labour appraised that all necessary preparations are being made to establish EOBI at provincial level, followed by its devolution to the provincial level under the 18th Amendment. He also requested for posting of necessary staff in accordance with the sanctioned strength.

Memon advised the secretary labour to ensure clearance of the competent authority/Election Commission for certain affairs. The discussion was also made on the issue including workers’ welfare funds management.