CM suspends 7 officials in Power Department

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday issued directions for suspension of seven officials and transfer of one official of the Power Department “for not restricting the theft of electricity,remaining insensitive toward consumers and showing negligence”.

Written by Express News Service | Lucknow | Published: May 31, 2013 1:04 am

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday issued directions for suspension of seven officials and transfer of one official of the Power Department “for not restricting the theft of electricity,remaining insensitive toward consumers and showing negligence”.

According to a statement from the government,Visambhar Singh,Superintending Engineer (SE) in Nakur,Saharanpur,was suspended “for showing indifference”.

Lucknow Electricity Supply Administration’s sub-divisional officer in Fatehganj Bharat Bhushan Pandey and junior engineer Arvind Rai were suspended for “showing insensitivity towards consumers and staying indifferent towards their duty”,the statement said.

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