A few days earlier, Syeda Marzia Zehra grew to develop into the first female station supervisor of Pakistan Railways solely to be stripped of her place inside a few hours.
The female officer from Pakistan’s Central Superior Service’s Railways Group couldn’t retain her place as Lahore Station Manager as a union of station masters allegedly severely opposed her appointment.
According to tales, the PRs’ administration immediately withdrew the appointment of Zehra as station supervisor, which was together with her present responsibility as assistant transportation officer-1 (ATO-1), PRs’ Lahore Division, allegedly beneath the stress of the union.
“On Friday, the PR administration issued a notification, entrusting Ms Zehra with the charge of Lahore Station Manager. On this, the station masters association protested the decision of appointing a CSS (Central Superior Services) officer on the seat of station manager that is meant to be filled temporarily or permanently by the officials of the cadre of the station master. Finally, she couldn’t retain her charge even for a full day,” an official provide talked about.
Source further talked about, “Appointment of a CSS woman officer as Lahore station manager and taking the chargeback from her within seven to eight hours has happened for the first time in the history of railways in this subcontinent.”
“The powerful station masters’ union didn’t bear her even for a full day. And finally, the admin surrendered before it,” the provide added.
Reportedly, Zehra had gotten the place after PR’s Lahore division admin eradicated Younas Bhatti from the office.
According to Zehra, the PR administration withdrew the notification of her appointment on the night time of August 7.