Govt. must appoint HEC chairman within 15 days: IHC

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court ordered the government to appoint the Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC) within 15 days, Aaj News reported on Monday.

The appointment of chairman HEC case was heard by IHC Justice Shaukat Siddiqui
Federal secretary education appearing on the order of the court said that the prime minister has turned down the summary sent by the ministry for the appointment of chairman HEC.

Despite government assurances, the chairman HEC hasn’t been appointed, said Justice Shaukat Siddiqui. It would be better the government itself appoints the chairman HEC within 15 days or else, he added.