Government has taken strict disciplinary action and has imposed Major Penalties against Several Local Bodies Employees for irregularities and Mismanagement in Municipal Council Anantnag.
Sources told that an enquiry was initiated by the Housing & Urban Development Department regarding the complaints of irregularities in financial procedures, Building Permissions and other issues in Municipal Council Anantnag;
After completing the enquiry , the committee in its report has established that there has been complete mismanagement in the Council, no rules have been followed while conducting important business of the Council, building permission applications have been dealt casually, number of building permissions have been issued without the approval of Chairman, Khilafwarzi/ Building Permission staff has exhibited utter negligence towards their legitimate duties, illegal practice of compounding the unauthorized structure has been undertaken in connivance with the field staff, thereby defeating the objective of transparency and fair practices and many more irregularities and misconduct was observed by the Inquiry Committee
Meanwhile, after getting approval and directions from General administrative department Director Local Bodies Kashmir has imposed major penalties upon four Executive Officers/ 1/c. Executive Officers who have remained posted in MC Anantnag and has initiated disciplinary action against the nine other officials, whose names have figured in the report.