Bhubaneswar: The Housing and Urban Development (H&UD) Department has ordered the suspension of the Executive Officer (EO) and a Junior Engineer (JE) of Basudevpur Municipality in Bhadrak district.
As per the order issued by the Director Municipal Administration, a disciplinary proceeding against the EO, Tapas Ranjan Jena is contemplated for “disobidience of Government order, poor performance, non attainment of target and dereliction in Government duty.”
Therefore, Jena has been placed under suspension with immediate effect from December 4. During the period of suspension Jena’s headquarter will be the office of Project Director, District Urban Development Authority, Bhadrak, the Department order further stated.
A similar order stated that Junior Engineer of Basudevpur Municipality Debakanta Nayak has been suspended over poor governance and dereliction of duty. During the period of suspension, Nayak’s headquater will be the office of Project Director, DUDA, Bhadrak.
The officers have been asked not to leave headquarter during the period of suspension without prior permission of the competent authority.