Peshawar: The competent authority in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Local Government, Elections and Rural Development Department has dismissed 16 officers and officials of the Mansehra Development Authority with immediate effect after finalization of inquiry under process against them in the office of Syed Kamran Shah PCS SG BS20 on charges levelled against them in accordance with the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Servants Efficiency and Discipline Rules, 2011.
In a dismissal order issued by the Local Government, Elections and Rural Development Department on Wednesday it has been explained that the under mentioned officers of Mansehra Development Authority were charge sheeted and Syed Kamran Shah was appointed as inquiry officer to conduct inquiry against the said officers/officials.
The inquiry officer examined the charges, evidences on record and explanations of the accused officers/officials and submitted his report recommending imposition of major penalty of “Dismissal from service” upon the accused.
On going through the findings and recommendations of the inquiry officer, the material on record and connected papers including defence by the accused officers/officials, the competent authority has imposed a major penalty of “Dismissal from Service” upon the under mentioned 16 officers and officials of the MDA.
The officers/officials so far dismissed from services include: Riazul Haq, the then project director BP19, Mansehra now PD, KDA, Kaghan; Syed Asad Ali Shah, the then project director, MDA now manager Tourism Corporation BS19; Sajjad Ahmad Jan, account officer BS17 MDA Mansehra; Muhammad Akhtar Khan, assistant director tech BS17 MDA Mansehra; Ajmal
Hussain Shah, ex-assistant housing officer BS14, MDA Mansehra now office assistant ADA, Abbottabad; Ashfaq Ahmad, sub engineer BS11 MDA; Muhammad Saeed, building inspector MDA; Fiaz Ahmad, draftsman MDA; Mushtaq Ahmad Qureshi, stenographer ADA, Abbottabad; Syed Mazhar Hussain Shah, H/O divisional accountant MDA; Muhammad Khurshid1, senior clerk MDA; Muhammad Rafique, senior clerk; Azmat Hussain, ex-housing officer, MDA now housing officer ADA, Abbottabad; Muhammad Khurshid-II, junior clerk MDA; Muhammad Arshad, tracer and Mansoor Ali, patwari MDA, Mansehra.