Anantnag: Four doctors were suspended by the Deputy Commissioner Anantnag Mohammad Younis Malik on Wednesday during a surprise inspection of PHCs at Sallar and Sirigufara here.
According to the statement, he also visited various sections of the PHC Sallar and found four doctors absent from their duties unauthorisedly, and issued orders for their immediate suspension. He also directed the authorities to provide all medicare facilities besides the heating arrangements to the patients.
Grievance redressal interactive Public Darbars were also organised by tehsil Administrations at both the places which, were chaired by Younis Malik. A huge number of valued inhabitants from the adjacent villages of both the Tehsils participated in the Awami Darbar, the statement said.
During the Darbar, inhabitants of the concerned villages raised various demands and problems being faced by them with regard to power/ water supply, construction of lanes, drains, road widening, approach roads to the villages and repairs of damaged transformers. They also demanded construction of New Office Building for Tehsildar Sallar, which is presently functioning in a rented building, also construction of Passenger Shed at PHC sallar and up gradation of PHC sallar
The DC assured that new Building for Tehsildar will be constructed soon for which land has been identified and funds have been released. He also directed PDD & PHE departments to ensure renovation of roof covering of filtration plant at Saller, for which funds will be provided by the district administration. Exen PDD was directed to provide LTHT conductor and Poles for the villages that have put forth demands for the same. The inhabitants of Awoora Gujjar Basti also demanded for supply of safe drinking water and Power supply on proper schedule. The DDC assured the people that their genuine demands.
The officers from district administration and Tehsil administration Sallar and Sirigufara, besides SDM Pahalgam were also present in the Awami Darbar.