DDC Doda to go tough on absentees, Issues on spot suspension orders
DDC Doda to go tough on absentees,
Issues on spot suspension orders.
BY ABID PAMPORI
Doda, June 23: Going tough against the culture of absenteeism and late coming in govt offices, District Development Commissioner Doda Bhawani Rakwal today issues suspension orders of 18 officers and officials of different department in the district as they remained absent from their legitimate duties without the prior approval/sanctioned leave from appropriate authority.
The action came after carrying out inspections of various offices in the whole district, on the directions from His Excellency The Governor's Office regarding punctuality in govt offices and the use of biometric attendance system compulsorily for all the employees working in the state.
The absentees includes Javed Iqbal Mir District sheep Husbandry officer Doda, Shamima Begum, Zakir Hussain officials of sheep Husbandry deptt, Firdoos Hussain, , Shahnawaz Butt, Chain Lal from Veterinary deptt, Shaheena Akhtar AD Handicraft Office Doda, Zahoor Ahmed, Shamshad begum, Daljeet Singh from education deptt, Sunil Kumar, Rahul Hussain, Shigufta sehar PHE deptt Thathri, Jia Lal sr. Asstt. TSO Office Thathri, Rabia banoo, Abdul Wahid from BMO Office Assar besides all the officials of Horticulture Development Office Assar
Meanwhile DC Doda has ordered an enquiry into the matter and has directed the concerned DDOs to keep the salaries of the aforementioned officials on with hold with immediate effect till further orders. DC said that the absenteeism culture shall be dealt very strictly.
DDC further issued directions to all the offices to install Biometric attendance system by the end of this month, failing which the salaries of the employees of offices without biometric shall be kept on hold as has been directed by Finance dept. He also warned the late comers and habitual offenders to be in office in time otherwise be ready for action as warranted under law.