Haryana

Haryana State Warehousing Corporation sacks eight more employees

Chandigarh, June 17

The Managing Director (MD) of the Haryana State Warehousing Corporation (HSWC), Sanjeev Verma, has terminated eight more employees of the corporation today for the alleged fraud in their recruitment conducted during the tenure of then MD Ashok Khemka in 2009-10.

In April, Verma had sent a complaint to the police against Khemka and three others in concern with these alleged illegal appointments, but no FIR has been registered so far.

The sacked employees include Sandeep Kumar Sharma, Manager (Storage and Technical), Panchkula; Dharmendra Kumar Pandey, District Manager Officiating, Kaithal; Deepak Kumar Dwivedi, SWH, Hodal; Manish Shukla, SWH, Sevli; Rajesh Kumar, Manager Grade-I, Panchkula; Dilbag Singh, District Manager Officiating, Fatehabad; Jagdish Chand, SWH, Safidon-II; and Yatendra Veer Tyagi, SWH, Kaithal-III. At present, Khemka is the Additional Chief Secretary (ACS), Science and Technology, and Fisheries Department. Two Manager Grade-I officials Pradeep Kumar Gupta and Surender Singh were terminated on April 20 this year as roster system was not followed in their case. So far, a total of 10 officials have been sacked.