UP govt gives job to Paramveer awardee`s grandson
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 01, 2009, 15:51
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government has appointed Mohammad Shameem, grandson of Abdul Hameed who was posthumously awarded Parmveer Chakra in 1965, as a class four employee in UP Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL).

Shameem, who was observing a fast in front of Vidhan Bhawan for last couple of days to press for his demand for a government job, was handed over an appointment letter by the UPPCL chairman Navneet Sehgal on Monday.

On the directives of Chief Minister Mayawati, UPPCL chairman appointed Shameem to the post after considering his qualification, a government spokesman said in Lucknow.

Shameem has expressed his desire to be appointed as a labourer in Ghazipur district, to the UPPCL chairman after a brief discussion with him on his educational qualifications and the requirements of the job, the spokesman said.

Bureau Report

First Published: Tuesday, September 01, 2009, 15:51

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