Early Times Report
jammu, Jan 11: Showing thumb to rule book, some influential doctors at Directorate Health Services (DHS) Jammu have been holding their choice postings for the years many years under the patronage of politicians and bureaucrats, in sheer contravention of transfer policy but who cares?
Reliable sources within the department told Early Times that the ever flourishing transfer industry, which was always line of fire for BJP, being in opposition, is reportedly benefiting the their close lieutenant as well as Ministers. "Some influential doctors- who are overstaying and holding their choicest post in the DHS Jammu for last many years- having good links with the higher ups of the said department, owing to no one has dare to transfer them so far even Minister for Health and Medical Education Department has dialed to transfer them, "Sources alleged.
"These doctors are posted in particular office for the last many years and having
olitical backing or access to power corridors enjoy the choicest postings with overstay and drawing their salaries by doing nothing, "sources informed, adding out of above said doctor, a blue eyed doctor had been transferred but he managed to get modified his previous order of transfer after only one month, by retaining his choicest place of posting in Jammu.
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"If anyone tries to recommend the names of doctors to transfer from DHS Jammu to another place, they immediately come to know and start to knock doors of higher ups of the department to take out the names from the list before taking any action.
"Since PDP-BJP's Government has come into power, there are number of cases that the transfer orders were modified by the H&ME department with the allegedly nexus between officials and doctors, "Sources further alleged, adding it is proved that the transfer industry is flourishing in the Department and giving opportunity to those who are not happy with their posting.