Know 10 Facts Short Biography of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal suspended for Honesty
Name - Durga Shakti Nagpal
Age – 28
Birth Date - 25 June 1985
Education - B.Tech. In Computer science
Alma mater - Indira Gandhi Delhi Technological University for Women
Spouse - Abhishek Singh
Durga Shakti Nagpal belongs to Chattisgarh
She is an IAS officer of the 2010 batch from Uttar Pradesh cadre.
She secured an All India Rank (AIR) of 20 in the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) examinations in 2009.
She served for over two years in Punjab as an officer-under-training with the Mohali district administration.
The Punjab cadre IAS officer has been shifted to Uttar Pradesh after her marriage to Abhishek Singh
a UP cadre IAS officer of 2011 batch.
State – Uttar Pradesh
She took charge as sub-divisional magistrate (Sadar) in September 2012
the 2009-batch IAS officer posted as SDM (Sadar) of GB Nagar
She formed the Special flying squads to stop the raging menace along the Yamuna and Hindon rivers in western UP
She had led a crackdown on unauthorized mining in the district and got over two dozen FIRs registered against those involved in illegally removing sand.
She had ordered the arrest of 15 people and imposed a fine of Rs. 2 crore (US$338,000) on them. Under her, the administration confiscated 24 dumpers and 300 trolleys, which were engaged in the illegal operations.
Why UP government suspended the honest IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal?
Reason given by government –
Demolition of a wall at a disputed place of worship.
According to a PTI report, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav tweeted,
"It is an administrative decision.
She had ordered demolition of the wall at a place of worship".
In a late night statement, the government said Nagpal's action "lacked foresight and disturbed communal harmony".
District Magistrate Ravi Kant told to media that Nagpal had visited a village in Rabupura area of Greater Noida on Saturday following information that a masjid was being constructed without permission.
"Though the masjid was built on private land, no clearance was taken.
The building was illegal.
While the villagers argued, they did not stand in the way when the structure was brought down
What is the real reason to suspend the IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal?
Reason for the suspension was Nagpal's strict action against the sand mafia, which had reportedly affected some senior politicians.
Some trucks that have been impounded have been traced to senior politicians or their friends.
As they started to suffer losses, they informed to top officials and top politicians after that she was suspended for petty reason.
If someone is building an illegal construction, what a government officer who got authority should do?
Stop the construction and demolish the construction
Government officer should note down the address and then sent them notice
Asking why no permission was taken?
Why it should not be demolished?
She often conducted raids late in the night despite receiving several threats
Why the action was taken against Honest IAS officer Durga Nagpal?
Later on government will cancel her suspension.
But what corrupt politicians and mafia wanted they got it.
This action of mafia and politicians successfully sent the message to young IAS officers that
This is India and here corruption is our religion so be corrupt like us
Or go away you are not required in India and Indian government jobs.
This sends a message that the state government will act against officers who work against the mafia. It shows the government works under the mafia's pressure and work as a team.
For mental harassment of IAS officer Durga now government should apologize to her and should suspend all the officers who signed her suspension letter as well as Rs. 1 Crore should be given to Durga for causing her mental harassment.
Total cost of illegal Mining the looting of Indian Citizens
Most of the sand-mining activity in the NCR region, comprising Noida (Uttar Pradesh), Faridabad (Haryana) and Delhi, is illegal as no environment impact assessment (EIA) has been carried out; and it is estimated that about 250 to 350 truckloads of sand is illegally dredged every day.
The cost of this sand varies from Rs.100 crore (US$17 million) per month
Per Annum More than Rs.500 crore (US$85 million) per annum.
Do you think Sand Mafia paid bribe to politicians to suspend IAS officer Durga?
How much bribe Sand Mafia paid to politicians?
Rs. 100 Crore Bribe or 1000 Crore Bribe or No Bribe may be politicians or their friends are involved
What your heart says?
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Monday, July 29, 2013
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