ISLAMABAD : Prime Minister Imran Khan has decided not to compromise on performance of members of his cabinet, including ministers, his special assistants, and advisers saying they will all have to deliver. Sources within the government quoted the premier as saying that he will assess his team’s performance and not just get briefings. “Briefings are not enough and ministers, advisers, special assistants, bureaucrats and institutions heads are required to perform,” the prime minister said while chairing a meeting Friday. Prime Minister Imran Khan said the ministers and other government functionaries will be required to apprise him on the actual facts about progress made towards implementation of government decisions. The sources said that the prime minister has decided to send those failing to deliver packing and not to spare those found involved in delaying tactics. He maintains a record of official figures given by government departments and ministries during briefings to keep a track of their performance, they added. Imran Khan has stressed that no compromise will be made on performance and those who fail to do so will be sent packing. “The officials are needed to state facts regarding implementation on official orders. Those who use delaying tactics will not be spared,” Imran Khan affirmed. It has further been learnt that the prime minister has started noting performance record in his personal diary and reprimanded some officials also over unsatisfactory conduct. “I will not ignore any mistake in ministries, divisions or other government affairs,” he stressed. Prime Minister also took to task functionaries found dragging their feet to implement decisions and stated in clear terms that he will no longer tolerate any negligence in government affairs.
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