Car Ownership Scheme for Govt Employees Proved Successful: Aslam Bhootani
Quetta: Balochistan Assembly's Car ownership scheme for its gazetted officers has proved successful, and if other deptts: also follow the same criteria it would help government to save millions of rupees in purchase and repair of vehicles. When the Speaker Balochistan Assembly Muhammad Aslam Bhootani was asked to comment on this he told that initially 30 Brand new Suzuki Cultus cars have been purchased for Government officers on ownership basis and were give to them on monthly installment basis. He said that under this scheme the maintenance of these vehicles become easy while on the other hand there is no additional burden on Assembly, saying upon completion of seven years installments ownership rights of these vehicles would be given to the concerned officers. He further said that this scheme has also lesson extra ordinary use of vehicles and a drastic cut has also been made in connection of their repair and maintenance. He further told that decision has also been made to purchase an ambulance for Assembly dispensary, while a Utility Store for Assembly Employees in the Assembly premises has also been approved.