|25 docs enjoy attachments, 46 flout transfer policy, 4 face criminal charges|
|No rule for Health Department?|
Jammu, Oct 23: The Health Department, flouts all norms of transfer policy as set by government of Jammu and Kashmir. Further, despite blanket ban on attachments about 46 blue eyed doctors flouted the same. The information given by Public Information Officer (PIO) Health Department, Jammu, in reply to RTI, has made clear that the department is continuously violating norms and goes without transfer policy.
Further the RTI made clear that about 46 employees of Health Department including Block Medical Officers (BMO), Doctors and other Paramedical staff have managed their attachments for the last more than nine years and continuously enjoyed the same.
Meanwhile, sources within department said that number of times Health Department issued order for their de-attachment but being close to the political circle they did not bother to comply the order.
The RTI was filed by two advocates namely Kovid Khosla and Shashi Paul Sharma who sought information from the Office of the Directorate Health Service Jammu regarding details of the BMOs, doctors posted in different hospitals in entire Jammu district who have not been transferred for the last more than 5 years, their present place of postings, period of stay and post held. They also sought details of the BMOs, doctors, paramedical staff who have suspended, attached for the last 5 years and complaint against doctors of sexual harassment of women at work place.
Meanwhile, in reply of RTI, the Office of the Directorate Health Jammu admits of clear cut violations of norms of transfer policy and attachments as set by government as well. In reply the DHS under Reply No:DHSJ/PIO/4106 stated that there are 25 doctors who have managed attachments in different hospitals in district Jammu and about 46 doctors who have not been transferred for the last five years. Further there are four doctors who have been suspended and face criminal charges for their alleged role in conducting illegal abortion at their residences.
As per list provided by PIO DHS Jammu , the doctors/ paramedical staff/BMOs who managed attachments including Dr Radha Sham, attached at village Sandroon, and working as a Medical Officer at SDH Bani for the last 15 years, Rohit Varah as Sr Assistant at PHC Planwalla attached at RS Pura Jammu since 14.08.2004, Ashwni Kumar as CHO have been attached in CMO Jammu since 28.12.2007. Employees attached in Block Kot Bhalwal since and outside including Daulat Singh as Sup. Pharm attached in High Court and getting salary from BMO Kot Bhalwal, Rajeshwar Bholla, Jr Pharm, attached in Evening Clinic Subash Nagar Jammu and getting salary from BMO Kot Bhalwal, Bashrat Ali, Jr Pharm, attached in DH Poonch and getting salary from BMO Kot Bhalwal, Naeem Sotra, S/W, attached in Dy.CMO Jammu and getting salary from BMO Kot Bhalwal, Parvesh Akhtar, JSN, attached in PHC Mishriwala and getting salary from Sub District Hospital, Akhnoor, Bita Kumari, LHV, attached in PHC Kot Bhalwal and getting salary from Principal. I.P.T Kangan, Sanjay Kumari, LHV, attached in PHC Kot Bhalwal and getting salary from BMO SDH Sopore, Bishan Dass as Sup.Pharm, attached at PHC Amb Ghrota and getting salary from SDH Sohanjana. Further as per details of attachment by BMO CHC RS Pura including Dr Sanjana Gupta attached at GMC Jammu, Ved Paul Singh, Jr D/Tech attached from CHC Prol, Kathua, Prem Lal, SSN, attached from GMC Jammu, Vijay Kumari, SSN, attached from GMC Jammu, Gopal Dewi, SSN, attached from GMC Jammu, Kuldeep Kour, SSN, attached from GMC Jammu, Sudesh Kumari, SSN, attached from GMC Jammu, Rano Dewi, SSN, attached from GMC Jammu, Mohinder Kour, SSN, attached from GMC Jammu, Deepsheikha, SSN, attached from GMC Jammu, Kuldeep Kour, LHV, attached from SDH Ramgarh, Anita Dewi, FMPHW, contractual, attached from GMC Jammu, Rajesh Khajuria, JHI, attached at DHS Jammu, Romesh Kumar, Sup. Pharm, attached at UHC Shastri Nagar, Jammu, Satwantar Singh, CHO, attached at GMC Jammu and Dr Rajinder Kumar Gupta, attached at GMC Jammu.
The doctors/paramedical staff who have applied glue on chair for the last five years even there are many who have not been transferred for the last more than 14 years including Dr Anita Raina posted as Medical Officer at SDH Akhnoor since 26.5.2007, Dr Romesh Chander Sharma posted as Medical Officer at SDH Akhnoor since 1.4.2006, Dr Raman Bhagat posted as Medical Officer at PHC Mera Mandran since 1.8.2008, Dr Arvind Bakshi posted as Dental Surgeon at PHC Mera Mandran since 14.3.2001, Dr Balquees Naz posted as Medical Officer at PHC Mishriwala since 30.04.2008, Dr Shakti Kumar working as I/C Medical Officer at PHC Kathar since 26.09.1997, Dr Anu Saloch posted as Assistant Surgeon at A/D Pindi Chakran since 1.3.2007, Dr Dimple. M. Singh at PHC Chiba since 2.5.2007, Dr Saroj Kotwal posted as New PHC Nagrota since 4.5.2005, Dr Kusum Gupta at New PHC Nagrota since 7.2.2005,
Neealm Dewi posted as JSN at SDH Bishnah since 24.12.1998, Jas Rani posted as JSN at SDH Bishnah since 1996, Kamla Dewi as JSN at SDH Bishnah since 17.4.1997, Khem Raj as N/O at SDH Bishnah since 1.7.2007, Kamlesh Kumar as N/O at SDH Bishnah since 12.11.2006, Sanjeev Kumar as Gardner at SDH Bishnah since 21/1/1998, Mohd Farooq as AYA at SDH Bishnah since 31.1.2006, Chand Massih as S/W at SDH Bishnah since 26.7.1994, Gurpal Singh as Lab Boy at MCP Bishnah since 11.09.1989, Shakti Prabha as Lab Boy at ICDS Bishnah since 1.07.2007, Santosh Kumar as Lab Boy at ICDS Bishnah since 14.02.200, Anil Kumar as Senior Assistant at RFWC Bishnah since 1.07.2008, Ashok Kumar as Senior Assistant at PHC Rehal since 1.1.2008, Neelam Kumari as JR X ray Assistant at PHC Rehal since 18.1.2008, Parvinder Singh as JR Lab Assistant as PHC Rehal since 5.8.2005, Sohan Lal Singh as Junior Dental Assistant at PHC Arnia since 1.12.2001, Darshna Dewi Jr D/Assistant at AD Salhar since 21.10.2003, Des Raj as N/O at AD Pindi Charkan since 21.06.2004, Ajay Kumar as N/O at AD Pindi Charkan since 21.06.2004, Shahida Parveen as N/O at AD Gangyal since 1/06/2008, Ruby Sotra as FMPHW at AD Choudi since 14.02.2000, Kamlesh Kumari as S/W at S/C Shahpur since 16.12.2006, Pushpa Dewi as FMPHW at S/C Treva since 28.04.2005, Simla Dewi as FMPHW at S/C Powal since 8.09.2006, Rani Dewi as S/W at S/C Powal since 8.11.1993, Santosh Kumari as FMPHW at S/C Kalyana since 8.06.2008, Satya Dewi as FMPHW at S/C Muguwall since 1.10.1998, Sulkhan Massih as S/W at S/W Muguwall since 14.12.1999, Satnam Singh as Jr Pharmacist at S/C Makhanpur since 6.02.2006, Bimla Dewi as FMPHW at S/C Pindi Sarochan since 1.12.2007, Victoria Massih as S/W at S/C L. Choudi since 1.06.2008, Prabhan Chander as Jr Pharmacist at S/C Prithipur since 1.06.2008, Yousuf Massih as S/W at S/C Kotli Charkan since 1.8.2008, Rajni Dewi as FMPHW at S/C Ratnuchak since 10.09.2007, Vina Massih as S/W at S/C Ratnuchak since 1.05.2007.
Further, the four doctors who have been suspended on criminal charges included Ranjodh Singh as pharmacist, Korga, Ashok Kumar, Jr Heath Inspector, Santosh Kumari and Manjeet Singh, Sup, Pharm, face suspension for their role in illegal abortion at their respective residences.