Punjab CM orders probe into rip-off and lapses that to fiancial crunch in PIMS
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Thursday ordered a radical probe relating to embezzlement of tax payer’s cash together with different lapses that led to Monetary Crunch within the Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), a premier healthcare institute of the Doaba area.
“Monetary crunch on this apex institute is a critical concern and the state authorities can not sit on its hand and permit this conspiracy to jeopardize healthcare providers within the state”, the Chief Minister mentioned whereas chairing thirty seventh Governing Physique assembly of the PIMS society right here at his official residence.
The Chief Minister categorically mentioned that it’s stunning that not even a single assembly of the Governing physique had taken place in final six years. He mentioned that a number of lapses which are pointing in the direction of critical scams have additionally come to floor. Bhagwant Mann mentioned that these chargeable for these lapses and embezzlements won’t be spared and severest of sever motion can be taken in opposition to them.
The Chief Minister categorically mentioned that the enquiry can be performed inside a stipulated time interval in a good, clear and consequence oriented method. He mentioned that the perpetrators who’re chargeable for this monetary crunch won’t be spared and their accountability can be fastened for this mess. Bhagwant Mann unequivocally mentioned that the time has come when a decisive motion should be taken in opposition to all those that are chargeable for the misappropriation of public cash which led to acute monetary crunch within the institute.
The Chief Minister envisioned that this institute located within the coronary heart of Doaba area can act as a catalyst for imparting high quality healthcare amenities to the folks. Bhagwant Mann mentioned that this institute is already geared up with the state of artwork infrastructure resulting from which efforts can be made for additional growing it as a world-class medical institute. He mentioned that the Punjab authorities will go away no stone unturned for this noble trigger and an in depth blueprint for revival of this institute can be carved out quickly.
In the meantime, the Chief Minister assured fulsome assist and cooperation to the governing council for working this institute efficaciously. He mentioned that it’s the agency dedication of his authorities to supply high quality healthcare providers to folks and strenuous efforts are already being made on this regard. Bhagwant Mann requested the members of the society to hold on their work with missionary zeal to learn the folks.