November 25, 2011 -
Director General Pakistan Postal Services has deputed Assistant Deputy Director General Law, Ch Aslam as an inquiry officer to probe into a scandal involving embezzlement of millions of ruppes. According to Post office sources, over Rs 16 million were misappropirated from Benazir Income Support Programme, saving bank accounts and utility bills.
Embezzlement of Rs 8.1 million was detected in BISP in Hasilpur and Jamalpur and saving bank accounts in Uch Sharif while Rs 8.2 million of utility bills were misappropriated by the officials of the aforementioned post office branches. The post office soruces said that investigation has been started adding that after completing investigation, report would be sent to DG office.