Assam: Six officials from Fisheries Dept suspended for being involved in malpractice


TNT Desk | Guwahati | March 2, 2019

The Assam Fisheries Department has terminated the services of six officials on Saturday for being involved in malpractices. They have been accused of neglecting their duties and being involved in other malpractices.

The suspended officials are: Biswajit Kashyap- Fishery Demonstrator of Borchola Developmental Block in Sonitpur, Rajen Das- Fishery Demonstrator of Goroimari Developmental Block in Kamrup, Debeswar Sonowal- Fishery Demonstrator of Dimoria Developmental Block in Kamrup, Pratul Das- Assistant Fishery Officer of Goalpara, Monuwar Hussain- Fishery Demonstrator of Bajaigaon Developmental Block in Nagaon and Abdul Barik- Fishery Demonstrator of Lawkhowa Developmental Block in Nagaon.

The accused field level officials have been suspended under Rule 6 (1) of the Assam Service (Discipline and Appeal) Rules 1964 with immediate effect for their negligence of government duty and involvement in malpractices in the distribution of inputs of beneficiaries under various schemes.