ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan has temporarily barred hirings in Public institutions, as general elections are coming near, NewsOne reported.
On Wednesday the statement was issued by the Election Monitoring Body stating that there will be a hiring freeze in appointments made by federal, provincial and local governments.
The ECP remarked that all the authorities concerned have been made aware of the hiring freeze. The step is taken to ensure the transparency of the upcoming general elections, the statement added.
However, there will be no ban on the hirings by federal and provincial public service commissions.