The administration in Muzaffarpur in Bihar has launched a crackdown on a rip-off that got here to gentle after a number of alleged “beneficiaries” of a scheme beneath the National Rural Health Mission — all ladies of their 60s — had been proven within the data as having given delivery to a number of kids inside a couple of months, a senior official mentioned.
Muzaffarpur District Magistrate Chandrashekhar Singh has dismissed from service the official involved of Musahari block the place the evident irregularities had come to gentle earlier this month.
“The charges against the official Awadhesh Kumar were found to be true in an inquiry ordered by us. His services have been terminated. A team has also been constituted to look into how things were going on in other blocks of the district and submit a report within a week for further action,” Mr Singh mentioned.
The matter had come to gentle practically a fortnight in the past when the blocks PHC in cost lodged an FIR on the police station involved with regard to irregularities famous within the disbursement of advantages beneath the Janani Suraksha Yojana, a scheme run as a part of the National Rural Health Mission.
Records confirmed that most of the purported “beneficiaries” occurred to be of their 60s and had been proven to have given delivery greater than half a dozen occasions inside a span of a couple of yr.