Non-performers to face action: Bukhari
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Non-performers to face action: Bukhari

Cautioning the authorities of Gardens, Parks and Floriculture department (GP&F), Minister concerned, Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari today called for corrective measures to improve the working of and generate more income for the department.

Cautioning the authorities of Gardens, Parks and Floriculture department (GP&F), Minister concerned, Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari today called for corrective measures to improve the working of and generate more income for the department. 

He asked the officers of the department to take required steps for bringing perceptible change in their work culture besides ensuring running of the department on professional lines. 

"Time has come for reorganizing the department," the Minister said and asked the officers concerned to start process for this so that non-performing units are rejuvenated in the best interest of the department. He said the services of professionals will also be sought for this purpose, adding that non-performers will either have to improve their performance or face action.

This was stated by the Minister while reviewing the functioning of the department at an officers meeting held here last night.

The Minister said that time has come when everyone working in the department has to change their approach and asked the heads of both the divisions to rationalize the available manpower to cater to the departmental needs besides improving the functioning of the department. 

Astonishing over the purchasing seedlings from market by the department, the minister instructed both the divisional heads to avoid this practice and ensure that new departmental nurseries are established at all district levels besides upgrading existing ones early. Asking for introducing hybrid variety of plants, he said this practice on one hand will cater to the departmental requirements and on other hand generate income by putting extra seedlings on sale at departmental sale outlets.

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