New Administrative Structure Of Agri Dept Launched

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New administrative structure of Agri Dept launched

MULTAN, Jan 3 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 03rd Jan, 2017 ) : The administrative structure of Agriculture (Extension) Department has been changed in the light of instructions from the provincial government, following revival of posts of deputy commissioners at districts.

In a release issued by the media liaison unit of Punjab Agriculture Department here Tuesday, a spokesman said that nineteen executive district officers (EDOs) agriculture have been redesignated as director agriculture (extension) while 36 district officers as deputy directors and all of them have assumed charge.

Moreover, another 127 deputy district officers have been redesignated as assistant director agriculture extension.

The spokesman said that these officials would report to Director General Agriculture Extension Punjab through proper channel or directly in accordance with their posts.

Deputy Directorates have been revived at district level and all the deputy directors would be answerable to their respective divisional directors while divisional directors would report to DG agriculture extension directly. The change in the administrative setup would further improve performance of the department, the release said.