Jammu, May 13: As the Civil Secretariat moves from Jammu to Srinagar and the office timings of the Government Departments in Jammu division (summer zone) has changed from 8 am to 2 pm. Few employees are seen obeying the new timings as they seen least bothered to be punctual in the office. The timings came into effect from May 1 like previous years. The employees while coming to office do not bothered about timings but they are very punctual in leaving the office at 2 pm.
The working in the various departments like Health, Estates and various other departments has got affected due to this. The doctors arrived late at the Out Patient Department (OPD). Due to the late arrival of doctors the working in the OPD suffers. The patients will have to wait for long sitting in queues for any consultation with the doctors.
The timings in district Reasi has changed from 9 am to 3 pm and in district Udhampur from 10 am to 4 pm.
(-With inputs from The Tribune)