- Dismissal of Dr Tariq Banuri: Dr Tariq Banuri was selected in May 2018 by the previous head of state Shahid Khaqan Abbasi for a four-year term.
- NAB has also released an investigation against him for corruption, irregularities, mismanagement and also appointment of professionals.
- Specialists and also educationists have actually condemned the removal of Dr Tariq Banuri.
KARACHI: Chairman Higher Education Compensation (HEC) Dr Tariq Banuri has actually been rejected prior to the expiration of his term as well as a formal notification has additionally been provided hereof on Friday.
Dr Tariq Banuri was selected in May 2018 by the former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi for a four-year term as well as his period was due to end in May following year.
Apparently, there prevailed problems versus him implicating him of running the HEC on an impromptu basis. Dozens of specialists were recruited on the large salaries of the directors, a few of whom were not only retired yet also academically finishes.
Lately, the National Responsibility Bureau had actually likewise introduced an examination versus him for corruption, irregularities, mismanagement and also consultation of professionals.
On the other hand, a statute was issued to lower the period of the Chairman HEC and also disregard him.
A senior participant of the HEC board or Executive Supervisor will certainly currently be assigned as the acting chairman, after which an irreversible consultation will certainly be made to the message by advertising for an irreversible chairman.
Experts rue Dr Banuri’s dismissal
Educationists and specialists have criticised the government’s step stating it would certainly additionally damage the currently shattered system.
Dr Adil Najam, Dean, Pardee Institution of Global Studies, Boston University, pounded the authorities on his removal as well as claimed Dr Tariq Banuri is being harassed out by pygmies for trying to repair a broken system.
” What a takeoff!!! Its not simply that Dr Tariq Banuri is being harassed out by pygmies for attempting to repair a damaged system.
He claimed that the statute will further trash a currently ruined system.
” Minor individual rate of interests as well as a repellent malicious project proves again that the best enemy of system reform is the system itself,” he included.
Prominent public law specialist, Mosharraf Zaidi additionally lashed out at the federal government on the development.
” This government has fed on lots of qualified individuals and spew them out– but none were so certified or two efficient as was Dr Tariq Banuri,” he tweeted.
” Gutted for Pakistan as well as HEC.”