SIALKOT: Anti Corruption Establishment (ACE) has recommended early suspension of as many as 10 corrupt senior gazetted officers and 145 other employees of different government departments in Gujranwala Division’s all the six Sialkot, Narowal, Gujrat, Mandi Bahaud Din , Hafizabad and Gujranwala districts, as the ACE has sent the recommendatory letters to heads of these department , in this regard.
According to the senior ACE officials, they have also got registered the corruption and fraud cases of the above-mentioned accused officials and employees after fighting a long legal battle against them.
These corrupt officials belonged to the revenue, education, health, police and local bodies department, as they were fully backed by the local elected political representatives.
ACE senior officials added that though the ACE have registered separate cases against them, but said corrupt officials and employees were still working at their post in different government departments, using their complete political influence to quash the cases registered against them by ACE as well.
They added that under the ACE Rules 10, the ACE has sent the recommendatory letters along with the copies of their FIRs to the heads of the concerned departments for the early suspension of these corrupt officials and employees and removal from their posts…#