Sonebhadra: A senior official of the education department was Monday suspended for violating High Court directives regarding appointment of three class-four employees in a college.
District Inspector of Schools (DIOS) Malti Rai has been placed under suspension following violation of high court directives with regard to a decision she took during her tenure as DIOS Ghazipur in 2009, officials said.
The matter pertained to the appointment of the class four employees in Bhala Inter College, Mohammadabad in Ghazipur, against which a case was lodged in the high court.
The court, in its order, had stopped payment of their salaries but the DIOS continued to make the payment. The court had also taken an exception to it, they said.
Rai has now been placed under suspension, they added.