Vipin Srivastava, Bhopal: The Food Department has suspended 15 officers, including the Bhopal Food Controller, as soon as the discrepancy in the distribution of ration to the poor in PDS shops under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana and Chief Minister Annapurna Yojana was revealed. Apart from this, charge sheets have been handed over to 4 officers. Not only this, action has been taken on suppressing the scam on the Assistant Director, to whom the department had entrusted the investigation of the scam in the distribution of ration.
open pole in cross checking
It has been found in the investigation that on October 13, 2022, the duty of officers of the Directorate level was imposed to check the ration being distributed to the poor. The report submitted by these officers to save the officers of Bhopal’s field included the report of no irregularity. After this the cross checking was exposed and the officers of the Directorate have also been suspended for giving clean chit in the investigation report, suppressing corruption.
These officers were suspended
The officers of Bhopal who have been suspended include Jyoti Shah Narwaria, District Supply Controller of Bhopal, Assistant Supply Officer Santosh Uike, Junior Supply Officer Vinay Singh, Pratap Singh, Satyapal Singh Jadon, Assistant Supply Officer Dinesh Ahirwar, LS Gill. .
Apart from this, Assistant Supply Officer Anil Tantuvay, Junior Supply Officer Saurabh Jain, Assistant Director Anil Tiwari, Junior Supply Officer Suresh Gurjar, Assistant Supply Officer Rajesh Khare, Junior Supply Officer Ankit Hans, Sharad Pancholi, who committed irregularities in investigating the scam. Ashish Tomar has been suspended.
Chargesheet submitted here
While issuing the order, Director of Food Department, Deepak Saxena has handed over the charge sheet to Supply Officer Rajgarh Jasram Jatav, Junior Supply Officer Directorate Mayank Chandel, Assistant Supply Officer Directorate Syed Parvez Naqvi, Junior Supply Officer Directorate Ramkanya Kachhawa.
In fact, in order to stop fraud in ration distribution, the Madhya Pradesh government made online POS machine people’s Aadhar link and thumb impression necessary, despite this complaints of black marketing of food grains of the poor were made in Bhopal. Along with this, complaints of ration theft were also happening continuously.
After this, the Director of the Food Department, Deepak Saxena, made 12 teams in the entire city and got 24 officers investigated by reaching 70 shops in the city, after which it was revealed and the officers were suspended.