District development commissioner, Rajouri has initiated action against 4 gazetted officers for poor performance, dereliction of duty and irregularities in various developmental works, tempering of records and academic lapses.
The officers placed under suspension and attached for enquiry include block development officer, Plangarh, assistant executive engineer PMGSY, principal government higher secondary school Peeri and principal government higher secondary school, Darhal.
The action was initiated after preliminary reports indicated lapses on part of the officers.
BDO Plangarh has been placed under suspension for poor performance and failure to execute various works of public importance, delay in payment of MGNREGA wage component, poor work completion rate, non-uploading of expenditure, dismal performance in PMAY and failure to initiate flood restoration works.
District social welfare officer has been assigned the charge of BDO Plangarh as an interim arrangement.
AEE PMGSY was placed under suspension for willful dereliction of duty, non-cooperation with revenue staff for demarcation of alignment and remaining absent from headquarters.
ExEn PMGSY has been asked to make alternate arrangement meanwhile ADDC will hold an enquiry into conduct of officer and recommend regular departmental action.
Principal HSS Darhal was attached for misusing his official position to benefit 8 private schools fraudulently.
Dr Parvez Ahmed, HoD DIET Rajouri has been directed to look after the charge till further orders. Likewise, Principal HSS Peeri has been attached for financial irregularities and willful loss to state exchequer.
Assistant commissioner revenue, Abdul Qayoom Mir along with two officers from education department viz. principal HSS Chingus and principal HSS Nowshera will conduct an enquiry.
Meanwhile Rajesh Kumar, HoD DIET will hold the charge of principal HSS Peeri till further orders.