BIDAR: Vice-president of Bidar Zilla Panchayat Meenakshi Sangram has asked chief executive officer Umesh Kusgal to place secretary of Koutha Gram Panchayat and a junior engineer under suspension for delaying payment of wages under schemes under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA).

In a release here on Thursday, Ms. Sangram said that she had written a letter to Mr. Kusgal asking him to take action against the two officials for “dereliction of duty”.

— Staff Correspondent

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