Srinagar,July 08:(PTK) The Deputy Commissioner kupwara, sunday placed Mukhtar Ahmed, Assistant regional Transport Officer (ARTO) Kupwara under suspension for non compliance of orders.
In an order issued from DC office kupwara the officer were suspended for failing to provide transport facility for UGC NET aspirants whose exams were scheduled to be held on 08 july.
According to the order earlier ARTO assured availabilty of 19 vehicles,and he said that all drivers will reach 5 am near DC office kupwara for aspirants appearing in NET exams but on sunday morning no vehicle was present.
However Deputy commissioner kupwara,khalid jahangir on war footing basis in morning arranged transport for NET aspirants from Handwara and all the aspirants from Kupwara District appeared in NET at Srinagar
DC kupwara has earlier directed all employees that dereliction of duties and irresponsible attitude on part of officials can never be tolerated(PTK)