Quetta: In Mastung district of Balochistan, thousands of Local certificates applications are pending due to negligence of bureaucracy.
Local certificates of the applicants are not being issued because Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) of Mastung has not signed them for last 6 months.
Students require local certificates for admission in institutes and local certificates are also must for job applications. Both students and job seekers of Mastung district are deprived of their Local certificates due to negligence of ADC Mastung.
Issue of driving license from Mastung District is also disrupted because notifications are not being issued due to technical issues in Police department.
Mastung Police was affiliated with Kalat division previously but current government has affiliated it with Quetta division and that has disrupted all official works related to police.
Poor people of Mastung district spend their hardly earned money and travel 25-30 Km to reach Mastung and they return disappointed due to negligence of Mastung district officials.
Civil society in Mastung has demanded government of Balochistan to take notice of this issue and take prompt action against the negligent officials and restore order.
Published in The Balochistan Point on November 16, 2014