The government on Friday attached three Motor Vehicle Inspectors of the Motor Vehicles Department in the office of the Regional Transport Officer, Jammu, with immediate effect till further orders.

According to an order by Hirdesh Kumar (IAS) Commissioner/Secretary to Government, Transport Department, the MVIs include Asif Amin Chalkoo, working in the O/o ARTO, Anantnag, Manzoor Ahmad Qurashi, also working in the O/o ARTO, Anantnag and Hakeem Shahid Mehboob, working in the O/o ARTO, Ganderbal.

The government order follows registration of Case (FIR No. 04/2021) police station Anti Corruption Bureau, Anantnag under section 7 of the PC Act, 1988 and Section 120-B IPC against officers/officials of ARTO Office Anantnag and Ganderbal.