RAMBAN, Mar 2: Additional Deputy Commissioner Angrez Singh Rana who is also District Vigilance Officer ordered for seizing record of Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) office besides initiating enquiry against Project Officer (PO).
The action was taken on a complaint lodged by Parvez Ahemed S/o Abdul Hamid R/o Maroog Panchyat Gam Tehsil before Deputy Commissioner Ramban, Mohammad Aijaz on February 28 against Project Officer, IWMP Ramban for his misconduct, threats and usage of unparliamentarily language.
Taking serious note of the complaint, a committee headed by Project Officer (PO) ICDS, District Treasury Officer, Chief Planning Officer and Tehsildar has also been constituted by ADC to ascertain the facts regarding release and utilization of funds in various projects.
Earlier, it also has come to the notice of ADC that the said officer has cleared many bills by diverting funds from other projects which is sheer misappropriation of funds and when he was called in DC office for resolving the matter, there was no response from his side.
An explanation letter has also been served to the PO, IWMP in which he was directed to explain his position within five days.