Quota of women in govt jobs enhanced from 5% to 25% percent
KARACHI, June 11 (APP):  Quota of women for recruitment in government jobs has been enhanced to 25 per cent from existing 5 per cent in the Sindh Budget for the fiscal year 2012-13. This was announced by Sindh Finance Minister, Syed Murad Ali Shah in his speech for Budget of Sindh 2012-13, in the Sindh Assembly here Monday. He said women empowerment was very close to the heart of our visionary leader Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto and she had the credit for pushing through historic initiatives to lessen the plight of women.