The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has asked the Tribhuvan University, Institute of Medicine (IOM), Dean’s Office to suspend the Chief Office Assistant at the Office, Urmila Lama, charging her of misusing hundreds of thousands rupees.
The anti-graft body has stated that Lama embezzled hundreds of thousands rupees in the fees fixed for the foreign students in the elective course by IOM.
The CIAA said that Lama took a more fees than the stipulated amount from various foreign students on different dates and also failed to enter that in the University’s fund, thereby causing loss to the University.
It has written to the IOM Dean’s Office to suspend Lama citing to that the accused may destroy the evidence against her as the CIAA carries out its investigation into the embezzlement.
Also on Sunday, CIAA arrested red handed Devendra Prasad Kumhar, a land surveyor at the District Land Survey Office, Banke while taking bribe of Rs 10,000 from a service seeker at the office and forwarded necessary investigation.
Civil service employees disagree ordinance
RUPANDEHI- The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) Province-5 has expressed discontent on the employees’ adjustment ordinance brought out by the government.
Noting that the employees’ adjustment ordinance was introduced against the common understanding of the employees, the committee on Monday submitted a 12-point memorandum to the federal government through Province-5 Chief Minister and Office of Council of Ministers.
It may be noted that a 22-point common concept was submitted to the government through Chief Secretary of the federal government after holding discussions among national level trade unions of civil service. The discussion was coordinated by the authentic trade union of civil service employees.
The committee has expressed disagreement on the issuance of employees adjustment ordinance-2018 against the share concerns against the shared concept of the employees.
The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) has been insisting on the government to adjust employees as per the Adjustment Act-2074 and immediately enforce the voluntary retirement plan as per the Clause 13 of the Act.
A team headed by Association Province-5 Chairperson Madan Gautam had submitted the memorandum to Secretary of Chief Minister and Council of Minister, Basanta Adhikari.Follow @gorkhapost