Chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti on Monday chaired a high-level meeting to ensure the transparency in the recruitment process.
Mehbooba took to social networking site Twitter to share the information and wrote: “Chaired a meeting to review the recruitment process by various agencies to ensure transparency & accountability in the system”.
The meeting has come at a time when voices are being raised from various quarters over the allegations of nepotism and favouritism in the recruitment process to close relatives of ruling dispensation.
The meeting has come at a time when various civil society groups and Opposition parties have cornered government over alleged “fraudulent” selection of their close relatives in various departments.
Meanwhile Aroot Madni, who is the son of maternal uncle of the chief minister and son of PDP vice-president Sartaj Madni who has figured in a fresh selection list of JKKVIB.
Relatives of PDP leaders who have figured in a fresh selection list issued by social welfare department include Rufiada Mansoor, daughter of PDP’s general secretary and Vice Chairman KVIB Peer Mansoor Hussain and Sahara Sayeed, daughter of Muhammad Sayeed Khan, brother-in-law of Sartaj.