ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Food and Agriculture took notice of illegal appointments of consultants related to the Chairman of Pakistan Agriculture and Research Counsel (PARC) and other political persons and called a meeting in last week of the current month.
Reliable sources told that the meeting would be held on October 27, 2010 here at the Parliament House to discuss the status of the PARC.
The sources said that the meeting to be discussed illegal appointments of consultants related to the Chairman and other political persons, which were made during the present regime. It is expected the committee will give its recommendation in this regard.
They said that the committee will also review the progress of PARC in implementation the committee’s decisions and action by the Ministry of Food & Agriculture in respect of illegal appointments.
The sources said that the committee will discuss the action taken by the Ministry of Food& Agriculture for implementation of the decision of the Standing Committee Food & Agriculture and Board of Governors.-SANA