Srinagar, March 3: Vigilance organization Kashmir on Saturday filed a case against Vice-Chancellor Kashmir University and other officials for the illegal appointment of a medical officer in Varsities health department in the year 2014.
“The Vice-Chancellor, and other officers and official of Kashmir University in connivance with screening officer (Medical Superintendent of SMHS Hospital Srinagar) which has been nominated by vice-chancellor as screening officer, have selected and appointed an ineligible candidate namely Dr. Suraya Jan to the post of Medical officer illegally and fraudulently by abuse of their official position as public servants in response to advertisement published by authorities of Kashmir university dated 11-12-2014. The candidate on other hand was not qualifying as per terms and condition laid down in the advertisement notices,” a statement of the vigilance organization issued here said.
The commission of this act by the Vice Chancellor and other officers and officials of the Kashmir University/Screening officer Via-a-vis beneficiary disclose offenses under Section 5(1) (d) PC Act Samvat 2006 read with section 120-B of RPC punishable U/S 5(2) of the Act. Accordingly Case FIR No. 04/2018 P/S VOK was registered and an investigation was taken up, the statement added. (GNS)