KARACHI: The high-powered selection board, chaired by Prime Minister, has approved the promotion of two BS-21 officers of Pakistan Customs Service into BS-22.

Member Customs Mukkaram Jah Ansari and Director General Customs Intelligence and Investigation Faiz Ahmed have been promoted to BS-22.

Four other PCS officers topping the seniority list including Zeba Hai, Tariq Huda, Zulfiqar Chaudry and Basit Chaudry were also considered for promotion into BS-22, but they were not promoted.

Other officers in seniority list included Gul Rehman, Muhammad Aamer, Dr. Fareed Iqbal Qureshi, Ahmed Reza Khan, Dr. Samina Tasleem Zehra, Muhammad Asghar Khan, Wajid Ali, Rubab Sikander, Syed Hamid Ali, Zulfiqar Younis, Muhammad Sadiq, Abdul Qadir Memon, Shahnaz Maqbool and Ahmed Rauf.

Inland Revenue Service (IRS) officers including Syed Nadeem Hussain Rizvi and Muhammad Nadeem Arif have also been promoted to BS-22.