Postal Service earns 14% more revenue than its target, Senate body

The Senate Standing Committee on Communications was informed today that Pakistan Postal Service has earned fourteen percent more revenue than its target during this year. Briefing the Committee, which met in Islamabad with Senator Prince Ahmed Umer Ahmedzai in the chair, Director General Pakistan Post highlighted the plans for expanding NADRA counters, processing and delivering CNICs, and establishment of eighty five GPOs and appointing 20 officers in this connection. The Committee also addressed the matter of a public petition appealing for the conversion of a project from the BandR Department to National Highway Authority in Balochistan and Punjab. The Committee after detailed discussion deferred the matter till Thursday. Regarding recruitments in the National Highway Authority, the Committee was apprised that the process was halted due to ban imposed by the Election Commission of Pakistan in connection with conduct of general elections. Source: Radio Pakistan