Pulwama: District Administration Pulwama today suspended Chief Animal Husbandary Officer Pulwama for dereliction of duties and mismanagement of a COVID Care Centre situated in the district HQ.
Mohd. Hussain Wani was designated as the Nodal Officer of this facility and was previously also issued warnings for laxity on his part. The officer was found absconding and unauthorisedly absent from the district HQ yesterday during informed visit of the District Magistrate when some of the primary contacts lodged in the COVID Care Centre tested positive for COVID -19.
The delinquent Officer has been attached with immediate effect with the office of ADM Pulwama and FIR has been directed to be lodged u/s 188 IPC & 51 of Disaster Management Act, 2005.