Corruption is the use of public office for private gain, or in other words use of official position, rank or status by an office bearer for his own personal benefit .
Misuse of funds can result in the failure of a government to provide basic services.
Example of corrupt behavior would include,
Appropriation of public assets and property for private use
In government, corruption takes place both at bureaucratic and political levels. Corruption flourishes when institutions are weak and policies the maidservant of few individuals. Appointments of blue eyed to the exclusion of merit.
Pakistan is one of the countries where lack of accountability at many levels rules supreme.
If we analyze reasons for corruption- we need to see it in context with the factors like policies followed by a country, internal political parties dynamics, the cultural traditions of bureaucratic set up, political history of a country and it’s developments.
Consequences of corruption ,
Loss of national wealth
Hindrance and obstruction in development
Authority and power in wrong hands
Rise in terrorism and crimes
Rise in suicide cases
Psychological and social disorders
Cures for corruption ,
Effective and regular vigilance
Effective leadership and administration
Strong media support
Governance must be strong to stymie corrupt practices, disallow informal rules from taking over and promote accountability.
Pictures were taken few days a go during Surprize visit of Dr.G.Sarwar Dero at Veterinary centre Moley dino mirbahr, for listening problem of farmers along with concerned veterinary officer Dr.Awais Memon.