KARACHI: The Sindh government on Thursday made a number of transfers and postings with immediate effect.

According to the notification, the government has retaken the charge of the additional charge of Managing Director Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KW&SB) assigned to Asad Ullah Khan while Mukhtiar Soomro has been posted as Secretary Industries and trade in place of Abdul Haleem Sheikh.

The notification stated that Muhammad Hussain Syed has been posted as Chairman provincial Election Authority while Khan Muhammad Mahar has been appointed as Secretary for the environment. However, the government has also retaken the charge of Secretary Irrigation from Saeed Ahmed Mangnejo.

Haroon Ahmed has been posted as Secretary religious, auqaf and zakat affairs of the province with immediate effect while the government has retaken the charge of Secretary Social Welfare department from Muhammad Nawaz Sheikh, the notification reads.

On the other hand, the provincial government has appointed Ali Mumtaz Zaidi (awaited to be posted) as MD Zulfiqarabad Development Authority in place of Muhammad Akhtar Ghauri, the notification added.

Abdul Haleem Sheikh has been posted as Secretary Excise and Taxation Department in place of Abdul Raheem Sheikh who has been ordered to report establishment division with immediate effect, the notification concluded.