Covid-19: Contaminated senior IAS officer violates Protocol?
Srinagar, June 1: A day after a high bureaucrat was examined constructive for Covid-19 in Jammu and Kashmir, the declare being made by the federal government that Covid-19 protocol is for everybody, proves solely a delusion solely to hoodwink frequent folks.
With partial resumption of air journey, a senior IAS officer was not too long ago nominated as Nodal Officer to supervise preparations at Srinagar Airport. He finalized the usual working process (SOP) for receiving and facilitating the passengers on the Airport.
As per the protocol being adopted in Jammu and Kashmir below the Catastrophe Administration Act, all passengers coming to the Jammu and Kashmir by air shall be saved in Institutional quarantine for 14 days and examined for COVID-19. Their sampling shall be carried out on the Srinagar Airport and transport association to their respective districts has been put in place.
The take a look at samples shall be despatched to the Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) and people passengers who take a look at detrimental shall be despatched house and if constructive, despatched to hospital.
Properly positioned sources informed information company KNT that this senior IAS officer himself violated this protocol and put the lives of different folks principally bureaucrats at risk.
Sources mentioned after attending a gathering right here in Srinagar Civil Secretariat, senior IAS took a flight at attend one other assembly in Jammu. At Jammu Airport, his samples have been taken however he was not quarantined and as an alternative allowed to depart for Civil Secretariat. “As per protocol, he was supposed to be quarantined, till the report of his test would have surfaced. But, he didn’t wait and attended a high level meeting in Jammu.”
All of the officers who participated within the assembly have been now quarantined after the take a look at of this senior IAS officer was examined constructive for Covid-19.
Sources mentioned that 41 high rank officers in Srinagar and 45 from Jammu have remoted themselves and quarantined themselves at house.
“Rules are for everyone and everyone should follow them. This IAS officer breeched the protocol and forced 86 top officials to get quarantined. If such incidents occur in future with impunity, then I am afraid whole bureaucracy in Jammu and Kashmir will come to a grinding halt,” mentioned an official to KNT.
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