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Delhi L-G approves suspension of excise dept officials for lapses in policy implementation

Delhi Lieutenant-Governor VK Saxena on Saturday accepted the suspension of former excise commissioner and ex-deputy commissioner of Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Civil Service (DANICS).

Delhi L-G VK Saxena

Delhi L-G VK Saxena (File photograph)

Delhi Lieutenant-Governor VK Saxena on Saturday accepted the suspension and initiation of main disciplinary proceedings in opposition to Arava Gopi Krishna, the previous commissioner of the excise division, and Anand Kumar Tiwari, the previous commissioner of Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Civil Service (DANICS).

The LG took the choice in view of the intense lapses on the half of the officers involved in the implementation of the Excise Policy, together with inside irregularities in finalizing the tender and lengthening post-tender advantages to pick distributors as introduced out by the Directorate of Vigilance (DoV) in its report.

List of excise division officers in opposition to whom disciplinary motion has been taken by Delhi LG. (India Today photograph)

He additionally suspended and ordered main disciplinary proceedings in opposition to two different adhoc DANICS officers, former deputy commissioners and 9 different officials of the excise division.

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