Madurai MP Su. Venkatesan questions rationale
An Assistant Commissioner of Madurai Corporation was on Wednesday relieved from his publish following a political row over his round regarding the upcoming go to of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat to the temple city.
The Assistant Commissioner (Personnel) had issued a round on Tuesday to all Zonal Officers to take up street restore and cleansing work on the route on which the RSS chief would journey throughout his go to to Madurai from Thursday.
In a tweet, Madurai MP Su. Venkatesan questioned below which guidelines of Madurai Corporation had the Assistant Commissioner issued such a round.
The round had mentioned that the RSS chief could be visiting Satyasai Nagar for a four-day programme from Thursday to Monday. It instructed the officers to get details about the itinerary of the chief — from his arrival at Madurai airport — and take up restore works on the street he’s to journey. The native physique officers mustn’t dig up any roads for renovation works on his route, and the zonal officers have been requested to maintain a watch on it.
Corporation Commissioner Okay.P. Karthikeyan initially mentioned that this was finished as a part of safety preparations given for the Z Plus protectee. In an announcement, the Commissioner additionally added that the Assistant Commissioner had been requested to provide an explanation for unilaterally issuing the round that gave room for ambiguity and likewise for issuing it with out getting permission from larger officers in violation of administrative procedures. Later within the day, the Assistant Commissioner was faraway from his publish.