SC orders to lay off 53 employees of FIA forthwith


Islamabad, April 27 (Online): Supreme Court (SC) while ordering to lay off 53 employees of FIA forthwith has directed DG FIA Wajid Zia to file implementation report within 15 days in the court.
A 3-member bench of SC presided over by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) took up the case for hearing Tuesday.
The CJP remarked during the hearing of the case the appointments were to be made through Public Service Commission (PSC) as per court’s orders. FIA report has exposed all. High court decision can not influence SC decision. The employees moved other courts after SC decision.

Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan remarked SC had given 3 directives in 2001 in connection with appointment of all employees.

Counsel for FIA told the court 4 employees among those who were appointed have passed away.

The court while ordering to lay off all the employees who were appointed without the test and interview of PSC has wrapped up the matter.