Balochistan quota in federal jobs has increased, says Pakistan minister

Islamabad : Pakistan Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid informed the Senate that Balochistan’s job quota in federal government’s departments has been increased from 3.5 to 6 per cent.

He said various vacant posts in federal government’s department had been filled as per the provincial quota,reports Dawn.

However, he added, small number of candidates from Balochistan applied for jobs in federal government’s departments.

During the question hour the minister confirmed that at present 2,552 employees were working in the Ministry of Law and Justice and its attached departments.(ANI)