LAHORE: The issue of the change in the numbers of the son of provincial minister Fayyaz ul Hassan Chohan has become serious.
A notification has been issued in Rawalpindi Board to initiate an inquiry against the 8 officers and employees of secrecy branch, from the Secretary to the Chairman, against increasing the exams marks of the Minister for Information and Fayyaz ul Hassan Chohan’s son.
Secretary of the Higher Education Department Punjab Sajid Zafar took special notice of this unique incident of irregularities in the Rawalpindi Board and ordered a high-level inquiry to determine the culprits.
After the approval of the Chief Minister, Usman Buzdar, Sajid Zafar has appointed senior grade 20 officer Rahman Iqbal as the investigating officer to determine the responsibility for the change of numbers.
According to the notification of the Higher Education Department, the officers and employees charged were Rawalpindi Board Chairman Dr Ghulam Dastagir, Controller Malik Mohsin Abbas, Secretary Tanveer Zafar, Head Examiner Prof. Salem Ramza, Mashraq Jamshid, Tariq Mehmood and Mohammad Zahoor Qureshi of secrecy branch are among those.
It may be recalled that the number of Fayyaz ul Hassan Chohan’s son, Fahad Hassan, was increased from 14 to 100 per cent.