Sargodha: Officials penalised for Rs5m embezzlement
SARGODHA: Deputy Director Food Syed Arif Raza Bukhari awarded penalties to officials for their involvement in embezzlement amounting to Rs5 million during wheat procurement campaign at Sial Morr Centre here. According to details, the DDF dismissed Food Grain Inspector (FGI) who centre In-charge Shahbaz Khan from service and fined him of Rs2.9 million while two years will be confiscated from his service. Food Grain Supervisor Saif Ullah will not be able to get annual increments for next five years besides a fine of Rs1.9 million as punishment.
Similarly, the DDF ordered confiscation of five years from the service of Assistant Food Controller Jalil Ahmed Cheema and suspension of annual increment for two years. Confiscation of two years each from the service of Hafiz Muhammad Munir, Hafiz Zulfiquar and Muhammad Ashraf were also ordered. The watchman of Sial Morr wheat procurement centre Shabbir Ahmed was also penalised with confiscation of five years from his service and suspension of annual increment for five years.