FIR against 39 government officers
Azamgarh, Oct 25(PTI) An FIR was today registered against 39 government officers, including the District Inspector of Schools (DIOS) and Basic Siksha Adhikari (BSA), for remaining absent from election duty, police said.
The FIR was lodged by Assistant District Election Officer R R Verma at a city police station, they said.
Besides remaining absent, DIOS Hriday Ram Azad and BSA Shivchandra Ram have been charged with failing to provide a list of 19 schools, due to which problems were faced in deploying officers for election duty, police said.
A probe is being conducted in the matter, they said.