35 senior officers suspended over corruption charges in J-K

The Kashmir Walla needs you, urgently. Only you can do it.

The Kashmir Walla plans to extensively and honestly cover — break, report, and analyze — everything that matters to you. You can help us.

Most Read This Week

The Jammu and Kashmir administration has placed thirty-five senior officers under suspension for their alleged involvement in corruption, IANS reported.

According to the report, five officials from the Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Public Distribution, two from transport department, one each from Revenue department and Rural Development department, 24 from forest, ecology and environment department and two from Public Works (R&D) department have been placed under suspension.

The decision to suspend these errant officers was taken during the Jammu and Kashmir administration anti-graft drive in the Union Territory. The administration has launched a crackdown on corrupt officials this month.

The decision to suspend these errant officers was taken during the Jammu and Kashmir administration anti-graft drive in the Union Territory. The administration has launched a crackdown on corrupt officials this month.

Promoting zero tolerance towards corruption, the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir Manoj Sinha recently empowered the vigilance units of various departments to take stringent measures against the corrupt officials.

Choose a plan as per your location

Latest News

Sgr witnesses 6.5% increase in ‘domestic violence’ during Covid-19 lockdown: GMC Study

Around 6.5 percent women in Srinagar started experiencing domestic violence during Covid-19 lockdown, a new study has revealed. The study...

More Articles Like This