Oral suspension shock for power company officials
The state energy minister, Chandrashekhar
Bavankule, on Thursday rapped some state electricity distribution company
officials for giving misleading information and orally ordered suspension
or stopping increments of at least four officials at a public forum to hear
The verbal orders were issued
after people alleged corruption and gross negligence. Among the officials was a
Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) section
officer from Pirangut, who confessed to have not attended his office on a number
of days in a week.
An MSEDCL official said the final
action would be decided in a meeting on Friday after The minister said, "I
believe 99% of officials are g.....