KARACHI  - Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) has continued accommodating the non-educational staff on higher positions of Education Department even after the order of Supreme Court declaring the deputations illegal, The Nation has learnt here.

The officers who joined the education department are from the department of sanitation, fire brigade and other irrelevant departments of KMC.

The copy of the documents obtained by The Nation revealed that following the orders of the Supreme Court, the Sindh local government has issued a notification on July 3, 2013 to the KMC, which stated that revert the officials to their mother institutions.

The notification further stated, “The concern departments will take immediate action on the orders of the apex court and furnish compliance report about the issue otherwise the said department would be responsible for contempt of court.”

Following the notification, former municipal commissioner of KMC Matanat Ali Khan on July 9, 2013 directed the concerned departments but the influential officials had declined to obey the directives. Not a single officer had returned to his mother department.

The Nation has also obtained the list of various officials who are still working in the education department without any deputation.

These prominent officials, including Abdul Khalique Assistant Director of HRM office, KMC who is posted from sanitation department, Hamidullah Hussaini assistant director for education in Gulberg zone posted from the fire brigade department, Haider Abbas Naqvi Administrative officer for Education in KMC posted from the fire brigade dept, Shahida Jawed office superintendent in directorate of education posted from the printing press of KMC, Muhammad Mazhar office superintendent in directorate of education posted from security department, Masood Ahmed Baig Assistant director of education posted from the finance dept, Muhammad Ali Azher supervisor posted from Sindh Government, Munawar Ali Assistant director in Bin Qasim from Sindh government, Muhammad Iqbal PRO in directorate of education from Administrator secretariat, Waqas Jawed administrative officer from TMA Korangi, Sohail Ahmed assistant director Korangi Zone from Sindh Government, Muhammad Yaseen supervisor SITE zone from medical department, Muhammad Ibrahim instructor ECE Lyari from Sindh government, Muhammad Aleem Hanif Assistant director from TMA North Nazimabad, Muhammad Raees Khan Assistant director from Finance dept, KMC, Hassan Ali Assistant director from finance dept, KMC, Manzoor Ahmed Memon instructor in ECE Korangi from TMA Korangi, Syed hamid Raza Zaidi Assistant Director from Land dept, KMC, Fareed Raza Assistant director Gulshan-e-iqbal from TMA Gulberg, jawed Mustafa Khan assistant director from TMA Kemari, Abdul Kareem Mughal Assistant director of education from finance dept, KMC, Nadeemuddin Khan Assistant director education from sports complex, KMC, Shoaib Alam Khan assistant director education, Saddar from TMA saddar, Sohail Rana district Education officer posted from Medical dept, Muhammad Ehsaan district education officer from Medical department.

Sources pointed out that there were a number of employees who were getting out of way promotions. An employee Kamran Ali was appointed in 7th grade and he got the slot of grade 16 without any legitimate qualification. 

The above mentioned all officials were posted on deputation from grade 16 to 18 they are also facilitated from out of turn promotion during their existing posts.

When this scribe contacted Saqib Soomro, the administrator KMC declined to know about the illegally deputed officers in the education department.