Punjab Public Works Minister Harbhajan Singh ETO has suspended two assistant engineers of the Public Works Department (PWD) for shoddy road repair work in Mohali.
Assistant Engineers Mahesh Kumar Sharma and Rajesh Kauda have been suspended under Rule 4 of the Punjab Civil Services (Punishment and Appeal) Rules, 1970. During the period of suspension, his headquarters will be the office of the Chief Engineer, Patiala.
The minister said the two officials ignored the norms and carried out the repair work of the road connecting Tiur to Jakar Majra in Kharar.
He said that apart from the two officers, two employees — Saugandh Singh Bhullar, executive engineer, construction division number 1, PWD, and Dilpreet Singh, subdivisional engineer, construction sub-division number 2, PWD — were asked to send an explanation. case within four days