249 health officials found absent

The checking, which was conducted by a team of officers across the border district, lasted for nearly 90 minutes.

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Jammu, Publish Date: May 16 2018 12:59AM | Updated Date: May 16 2018 12:59AM
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As many as 249 employees of Health and Family Welfare Department were found absent during a surprise inspection in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

The checking, which was conducted by a team of officers across the border district, lasted for nearly 90 minutes. Against strength of 952 officials posted in these institutions, only 560 were present while 249 were absent from duty and 68 others on leave.