25.1 C
New Delhi
Sunday, August 1, 2021

27 Officers With Doubtful Integrity Handling Sensitive Govt Posts: CM

Humour

And these Jugaad simply deserve your applause!

Hacks aka Jugaad in India, but hey, it is not just the copyright of Indians to be good at Jugaad. There are many people...

These Memes about 90s will give you a dose of laughter, provided you lived the 90s!

The years gone by always end up giving you mixed feelings. It is not about time passed but how fast the world has changed...

#SanjuTrailer is out and it gives birth to another meme trail you will love!

The internet is not at all tired of praising Ranbir Kapoor's rather Sanjay Dutt's Sanju. The trailer has crossed 16 Million views in a day...

CBSE Class X results are the gold mine of memes, here are the best of the lot!

With anything major happening in our country the netizens are treated with whole lot of memes. No matter what kind of news it is,...
Himachal Khurki
Himachal Khurki
Himachali with blood, heart & Soul. Gali Gali Himachal Ki Nas Nas Mein Basi Hain. Truly loves & care about the state of Himachal Pradesh

SHIMLA, March 15:  As many as 27 out of 63 officers having doubtful integrity in various government departments in Himachal Pradesh are holding sensitive posts, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh informed state Assembly during the Question Hour. In reply to a question to Narinder Thakur (BJP), Singh said that some of these officers are functioning on sensitive posts as non-sensitive posts are not available in the cadre.

The chief minister said that the officers having doubtful integrity are the ones against whom the criminal or departmental proceedings are pending in courts or at departmental level or who have been acquitted on technical grounds with reasonable suspicion on their integrity during trial.

The reply said that two Food Safety Officers, including a woman, in Health Safety and Regulation department, 14 officers having doubtful integrity (some Senior Engineers, Executive Engineers and Assistant Engineers) in Himachal Pradesh States Electricity Board Limited (HPSEBL) have been given sensitive postings. Similarly, out of 12, four such officers in the Public Works Department are serving on sensitive posts.

Five Block Development Officers having doubtful integrity in Rural Development department and a Tehsildar in Revenue department are serving on sensitive posts. In reply to supplementary that why some officers are working sensitive posts when non-sensitive posts are available at the headquarters of HPSEB and pointed out that it was defiance of high court orders wherein it has been mentioned that officers of doubtful integrity cannot be posted on sensitive jobs, the chief minister said that the government would look into the matter.

In reply to another question of Gulab Singh Thakur, Randhir Sharma, Ravinder Ravi, Suresh Kumar and Virender Kanwar (all BJP), the chief minister said the state government had received in-principle approval of 61 national highways announced by Union Ministry of Surface Transport and highways in September 2016, and of four more roads earlier this month. Singh said it was a long and cumbersome procedure to get final approval from the Centre and the state government is in the midst of completing formalities, including appointment of consultants for preparing Detailed Project Reports (DPRs).

News Source The New Indian Express

- Advertisement -

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Also From The Author

Govt Gears Up To Ramp Up Lahaul Infrastructure For Increasing Tourists

Shimla April, 12; Keeping in mind the tremendous increase in tourists inflow expected after the commissioning of Rohtang tunnel, School of Planning and Architecture...

Sri Naina Deviji MLA Randhir Sharma Of BJP

Sri Naina Deviji MLA Randhir Sharma Of BJP Profile Sri Naina Deviji MLA is Randhir Sharma. He is son of Shri Krishan Lal Sharma. He was...

Himachal Pradesh BJP demands CM Virbhadra Singh’s resignation

Shimla, July 28: The Himachal Pradesh BJP on Thursday launched a state-wide protest demanding that Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh resign on moral grounds in...

Threatening to withdraw, CM tests Congress leadership

Shimla, Aug 30: History is repeating itself in Himachal Pradesh where Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is once again testing the might of Congress leadership...

Nahan MLA Dr Rajeev Bindal Of BJP

Nahan MLA Dr Rajeev Bindal Profile Dr. Rajeev Bindal is the Nahan MLA. He is associated with Bharatiya Janata Party. He is son of late Vaid...