KARACHI: The Medical and Health Services Department identified a number of ghost employees during physical verification of staff working in its various hospitals in Karachi.
The verfication was conducted on the directive of Sindh Minister for Local Government Sharjeel Inam Memon, said a statement on Thursday.
About 42 ghost employees were identified in the physical verification process that has been carried out in the Sarfraz Rafiqui Shaheed Hospital.
The Medical and Health Department has begun departmental action against these employees whereas other 30 employees of this hospital who were deputed in other KMC hospitals, dispensaries and departments were directed to report to the Senior Director Medical and Health Services within three days for getting the orders of their next posting.
Meanwhile in the physical verification of staff of KMC’s Gizri Maternity Home, 10 employees who were working in other departments, hospitals and dispensaries were directed to report to the Senior Director Medical and Health Services within three days for their next posting.