KARACHI – The cops of country’s largest metropolitan city are reportedly about to get a huge salary hike that would increase their income as much as 65 per cent.
The news was shared by one social media account on micro-blogging website Twitter by an account with a title ‘Karachi Police Media’ on Tuesday.
According to the tweet this salary hike is meant to attract more cops.
Karachi Police considering a raise in the salaries of its Investigators i.e. 65 %, This incentive is in order to attract more cops.
— Karachi Police Media (@PoliceMediaCell) November 11, 2014
The authenticity of the account could not be verified. However, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP)’s representative of Sindh Government Sharmila Faruqi also follows this account which is a good hint at its credibility.
The bio-details shared at this twitter handle reads as “It is a new office established in order to coordinate with Media and provide authentic information to keep all abreast.”