Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has issued orders for firing 54 ad hoc lecturers of various important subjects in Karachi, reported a private TV channel on Sunday. All these 54 fired lecturers were teaching various important subjects on ad hoc basis in different colleges of Karachi for the last six years. The CM has issued orders to terminate them from August 31, 2010, and instructed the Accountant General of Sindh to hold their eight months salaries from the due salaries of last one year. The termination letters issued stated that on the orders of CM Sindh, all those lecturers are being fired immediately and the department does not need their services any more. The termination letter also directs the regional directors to implement the orders immediately.