Sub-Divisional Magistrate Gurez Sandeep Singh Bali on Thursday conducted a surprise inspection of various government department offices in Tulail tehsil of Gurez sub-division.
The inspection was carried out on the instructions of District Development Commissioner Bandipora, Khursheed Ahmad Sanai.
During the inspection, 12 employees including 8 teachers, 3 lecturers and 1 doctor were found unauthorizedly absent from their duties.
The absentees have been recommended for suspension and necessary action as per the service laws.
The SDM stressed upon the controlling officers to ensure punctuality of employees in government offices and educational institutions in the far-flung and hilly areas of Gurez and Tulail tehsils so that people do not face any difficulty.