Rawalpindi- Over 200 ghost employees have been discovered in Rawalpindi Waste Management Company (RWMC).

Sources said RWMC took up the charge of sanitation work from the first of April and started marking attendance of the sanitary workers. During this process it was detected that over 200 employees were receiving their salaries amounting to Rs 2.4 million per month from Solid Waste Department but were not doing their duty.

Sources said that 100 sanitary workers were doing sanitation work at the residences of politicians and government officers. They have now returned to their duty for fear of any disciplinary action against them. Sources disclosed that new MD of the company has sacked 25 employees and over 100 sanitary workers are still not on duty.