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AWAIT, crim. law. Seems to signify what is now understood by lying in wait, or way-laying.

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Mohammad Ramzan, awaiting posting at the establishment department, has been posted as managing director Fata Education Foundation; Khaista Rehman, director STI, transferred and posted as secretary mineral development department; Humayun Khan, awaiting posting in establishment department, posted as secretary finance merged areas secretariat; and chief engineer Behramand Khan posted as secretary Public Health Engineering Department on deputation.
Naeem Ahmed Shaikh newly promoted in BS 20 awaiting posting is transferred and posted with immediate effect and until further orders as DIGP Headquarters CPO Sindh vice Munir Ahmed Shaikh transferred and directed to report to CPO Sindh Karachi.
According to an official notification issued here by the provincial government, the PAS officer in BS-21, Rana Naseer Ahmed, who was awaiting posting order, has been posted as the Chairman, Chief Minister Inspection Team (CMIT) while Naseer Ahmed Baloch (BSS/B-21), who was serving as the Secretary Social Welfare department, has been transferred and posted as the Secretary Labour and Manpower department.
Similarly, Aitezaz Ahmed Goraya, who was also awaiting posting orders, has been posted as the SP Headquarter, CCP, Quetta while his predecessor, Ali Javed Anwar Malik has been transferred and posted as the SP Legal, CCP Quetta.
Meanwhile, according to another notification issued by the provincial government, the PAS officer of BS-17, Captain (r) Sarmad Saleem Akram, who was awaiting posting orders, has been posted as the Assistant Commissioner, Gandhawa while his predecessor, Kashif Nabi has been directed to report in the S&GAD.
Similarly, Qamar Masood, who was also awaiting posting orders, has been posted as the Secretary Information.
According to an official notification issued here the other day, the senior officer, Muhammad Hashim Tareen, awaiting posting orders, has been posted as the Secretary for Agriculture an Cooperative.
QUETTA -- The police officer, Iftikharul Haq, awaiting posting orders has been posted as Assistant Inspector General of Police (training) Quetta.
He said currently, nine trains ply form Karachi while another 25 remain awaiting there due to lack of locomotives, adding that if the shortage of locomotives is addressed, the deficit of railways sector can be bridged.
Awaiting posting DSP Saleem Akbar has been posted as SDPO Sohawa against vacant post, DSP Organised Crime Attock Fayzul Haq Naeem has been posted as SDPO Saddar Attock against vacant post, SDPO Multan Cantt Malik Tariq Mehboob has been posted as ADIG in Rawalpindi region against vacant post, awaiting posting Imran Mushtaq Malik has been posted as SDPO Multan Cantt and awaiting posting Muhammad Riaz Anwar has been transferred and his services have been placed at the disposal of Addl.
According to details, awaiting posting DSP Saleem Akbar has been posted SDPO Sohawa against a vacant post, DSP Organized Crime Attock Fayzul Haq Naeem has been posted SDPO Saddar Attock against a vacant post, SDPO Multan Cantonment Malik Tariq Mehboob has been posted ADIG in Rawalpindi region against a vacant post, awaiting posting Imran Mushtaq Malik has been posted SDPO Multan Cantonment and awaiting posting Muhammad Riaz Anwar has been transferred and his services have been placed at the disposal of the additional IGP, Special Branch, Punjab Lahore for further posting.
Summary: The 2019 state budget, passed by MPs last week, is now only awaiting President Michel Aoun's signature.