Chandigarh:Water Supply and Sanitation Minister,Razia Sultana today handed over appointment letters to 43 candidates for regular job in the department on compassionate grounds in a function organized in her office at Punjab Civil Secretariate.Disclosing this official spokesperson of the department said that among the candidates who were given the appointment letters 7 were of Group C and 36 belonged to Group D category. The Minister congratulated the newly appointed officials and encouraged them to work with full sincerity and dedication. She said that though the loss of the deceased employees could not be compensated but by giving regular appointment to the dependents of the deceased employees the government has fulfilled its promise of providing respectable means of livelihood to the dependents. She expressed hope that these newly inducted officials would live up to the expectation of the government with their hard work and honesty towards work.Prominent amongst those present at the occasion included Mrs. Jaspreet Talwar, Principal Secretary of Water Supply and Sanitation Department, Mr. Amit Talwar, HoD, Mr. Karamjit Singh Deputy Director (Admin.) and other senior officers of the department.