Chandigarh:Haryana Government has stayed the online transfer of 482 doctors made in the State yesterday. It was for the first time that transfers of doctors had been carried out online.
Health Minister, Anil Vij has also directed all Civil Surgeons that no doctor should be relieved from duty till further orders.
He said that the transfers had been stayed in view of reports of irregularities found during uploading of data related to these transfers. He has also ordered manual investigation of these irregularities.
The Health Department had issued transfer orders of 482 doctors of civil hospitals in the State on Friday. These included 42 Senior Medical Officers and 440 Medical Officers.