KARACHI - Eight officers of ex-PCS Cadre (BS-17) are promoted to the post of deputy secretary.

The promotion is equivalent to BS-18, on regular basis, against clear vacancies, with immediate effect.

Those officers got benefits included Muhammad Hassan Khaskheli, Iqbal Ahmed Mirani, Ahsan Ali Qureshi, Mumtaz Ali Channa, Shahid Ali Shah, Zamir Ahmed Jagirani, Nasrullah Abbasi and Saleemullah Odho, said an official statement on Friday.

The officers are promoted on the recommendation of Provincial Selection Board-II, the statement said.