Taking an action in infamous MGNREGA Scam in district Ambala, Haryana Forest Department has initiated action against 9 accused officials and suspended four Range Forest Officers with immediate effect. The Department has also made recommendation to the Central Government to suspend three officers of Haryana Forest Services and directions have been issued to take action against two retired officials according to the rules.
Giving this information here today, a spokesman of the Forest Department said that the three officers of Haryana Forest Services included Jagmohan Sharma, Prashant Sharma and Rajesh Rana. Similarly while the suspended four Range Forest Officers included Gokul Sharma, Deepak Ellenabadi, Vinod Kumar and Surender Naagar.
The spokesperson said that the two retired officials, accused in the scam, included Range Forest Officer, Lakshman Das and Superintendent, Chandra Mohan.