Assistant Engineer of BBMP Ward 118 suspended for dereliction of duty

Assistant Engineer of BBMP Ward 118 suspended for dereliction of duty

Submitted by ammembala on Thu, 2016-02-25 18:39 Bengaluru: Assistant Engineer of BBMP ward 118 MA Krishnappa has been suspended for entering false information in the register of Kempegowda Nagar BBMP Ward 118.The incident came to light when the in-charge commissioner of BBMP for Solid Waste Management and Health visited the ward on Feb 24 and found several irregularities.The commissioner found that names of about 30 pourakarmikas, who were serving in the next ward, were found in the register of ward 118. While the ward has about 25 tipper autos only 18 tipper autos were mentioned in the book. Also several autos registered in ward 118 belonging to another ward.After examining the irregularities, the commissioner found the assistant engineer in violation of Government Officials Act 1966 and was suspended for dereliction of duty. The in-charge commissioner has asked BBMP officials to submit a report on the incident.