|ZEO, ZEPO among 8 suspended in Rajouri|
|Early Times Report|
RAJOURI, Aug 23: The Deputy Commissioner Rajouri Dr. Shahid Iqbal has placed under suspension Zonal Education Officer Rajouri, Zonal Education Planning Officer Rajouri and six other officials for their unauthorized absence from duty.
A team headed by Additional District Development Commissioner Rajouri, AS Chib paid surprise inspection in the office of Zonal Education Officer Rajouri and District Office of Youth Services and Sports Officer Rajouri in the morning duty hours and found eight officials absence from duty. The employees found absent in Zonal Education Office Rajouri include Zonal Education Officer Rajouri, Abdul Rashid, Zonal Education Planning Officer Rajouri, Abdul Rashid, Head Assistant Mohd Iqbal, Senior Assistant Ashok Kumar, Junior Assistant Shoket Hussain, Physical Education Teacher Zafar Iqbal, Data Operator Davinder Kumar and Peon Mohd Ghulam.
Taking note of inspection report, Deputy Commissioner Rajouri Dr. Shahid Iqbal placed under suspension all the above eight employees and also ordered an inquiry into their unauthorised absence whereas their salaries have also been withheld.