RAJOURI: Deputy Commissioner, Rajouri, Dr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhary today placed eight employees of Irrigation and Flood Control (I&FC) department Rajouri under suspension for unauthorised absence from duty while salary of Executive Engineer withheld and enquiry ordered as the officer left station without permission.
Additional Deputy Commissioner, Mumtaz Ali inspected the office of Executive Engineer I&FC and found that out of 20 employees 8 were absent, 5 were marked on leave while leave applications of only 3 officials were on record. The Executive Engineer had proceeded to Jammu submitting Earned Leave application with effect from the very next day i.e. 18th May 2017 and without informing the controlling officers.
The Deputy Commissioner has ordered an enquiry to be conducted by SDM Thanamandi regarding frequent absence of I&FC officials as well as absence of ExEn from station and irregularities in sanctioning of leave. The suspended officials include Mohd Sadiq, Mohd Aslam, Khalil Mir, Ravi Kumar, Ghulam Hussain, Dheeraj Sharma, Sajid Iqbal and Latief Hussain.