The state govt has placed Dr Tayi Taloh, DMO Anjaw under suspension to facilitate a fair enquiry in order to initiate formal disciplinary action against him.
The state govt has placed Dr Taloh under suspension on the basis of written complaint received from the Deputy Commissioner of Anjaw and on the basis of preliminary report submitted by Dr Hage Tabyo, Additional Director of Health Services cum Director of Family Welfare, Naharlagun as Enquiry Officer.
As per the primafacie report submitted by Dr Tabyo, Preliminary Enquiry Officer, Dr Taloh was found to be misusing Govt vehicle for his personal use at his home town for long period that was meant for IMR Programme. He was alleged of misconduct and indiscipline by remaining absent from the District headquarter without approval and permission of the controlling authorities. It was also reported that Dr Taloh did not reply to the Show Cause Notice served by the concerned authority to him twice.
He was also alleged of unscrupulously spending the fund provided for medicines and medical equipments allotted by DC Anjaw under BADP and general allotment by Director of Health Servcies, Naharlagun during 2014-15 without procuring the specified medicines and medical equipments. It was reported that Dr Taloh neither maintained codal formalities nor obtained administrative approval and estimate sanction from the appropriate authority while spending the funds.