Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi.
Jehan Shoeib, Staff Reporter
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, approved the transfer of Dhs75.766 million to be disbursed next Sunday to 453 retirees of Sharjah Police with a retroactive effect of 3 years and 8 months.
Sheikh Sultan on Tuesday directed to increase pension of 453 retirees of Sharjah Police to Dhs17,500 with a total of Dhs40 million annually.
For his part, Major General Saif Al Zari, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police, through the Direct Line radio programme commended gesture of the Sharjah Ruler, noting that the cheques will be available at GHQ of Sharjah Police to be handed over to the beneficiaries on Sunday morning.
Separately, Sheikh Sultan issued an Emiri Decree No. 34 for 2021 calling on municipal councils in the Emirate of Sharjah to convene for the first regular session of the seventeenth annual term.
The Emiri Decree stipulates that the municipal councils in the Emirate of Sharjah are called to convene for the first regular session of the 17th annual term, on 19th September, each at its headquarters.
Sharjah Police prayed to Almighty Allah to rest his soul in peace, and grant his family patience and solace.
Earlier, Dr Sheikh Sultan directed the Sharjah Department of Human Resources to employ 1,000 citizens during the current year (2021) in the cities and regions of the Emirate of Sharjah, with a budget estimated at Dhs300 million.
This came as a response to a complaint about a large number of workers and bachelors living in Al Qadisiyah area causing disturbance to the families in the area.
Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi has commended the great role played by GDRFA in preserving the history of UAE and organising the registration of citizens and residents' data, in a way that documents the genealogy, history, and legal status of residents and visitors.
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