SRINAGAR, JANUARY 12: Additional District Development Commissioner (ADDC), Budgam, Khurshid Ahmad Sanai on Saturday suspended 26 employees for remaining absent from their duties.
Those suspended involved 21 employees of Power Development Department (PDD) and five employees of Roads and Buildings (R&B) department.
The employees were found unauthorisedly absent from their duties during a surprise check.
The ADDC ordered on spot suspension of the absent employees. He said that the government has adopted zero tolerance against the dereliction of duties by employees, it said.