BDO removed from post for dereliction of duty

Dehra Dun: A Block Development Officer has been removed from the post due to dereliction of duty, officials said Tuesday.

During an interaction with people regarding their problems at Doiwala area of the district yesterday, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank asked the officials about the supply of drinking water in the area.

Nishank did not receive a satisfactory reply in this regard as the BDO of the area Savitri Rawat was not present.

The chief minister later ordered to remove her from the post, they said.