PSPCL suspends junior engineer for irregularities and negligence
Chandigarh, Could 11:
On the directives of Energy Minister Harbhajan Singh ETO, Punjab State Energy Company Restricted (PSPCL) has suspended Gurwinder Singh Junior Engineer of sub division Goniana, deputed below distribution division of Bathinda on the allegations of irregularities & negligence whereas discharging official obligation.
Energy Minister stated that this step has been taken on the premise of a criticism obtained to PSPCL by Whatsap. It’s price point out right here that this Junior Engineer is allegedly demanding bribe to put in a home energy connection for tubewell room of from the 24 hours provide line of 11kv feeder. Through the preliminary inquiry technical audit wing of PSPCL discovered that JE Gurwinder Singh has cleared the file and organized three poles by violating the principles.
Throughout investigation and website go to, JE Gurwinder Singh admitted that involved website doesn’t fulfill the standards for home connection as per PSPCL norms. It’s knowledgeable that additional detailed investigation within the matter is underway.
Energy Minister additionally stated that he won’t tolerate any laxity and corrupt observe whereas discharging obligation. He stated that strict motion could be taken towards the erring officers & officers.
Mr. Harbhajan Singh ETO additionally urged the individuals to cooperate the state authorities to uproot this menace of bribery from the state and if any officer or official of energy division asks for a bribe, it must be reported instantly to his workplace.