KATHMANDU, June 25: The National Vigilance Centre (NVC) has recommended action against 1,668 employees not coming to the office on time and not wearing the formal dress.
Centre's assistant spokesperson Dolnath Aryal said action has been recommended against this many employees based on the monitoring carried out at 819 offices in the fiscal year 2017/18.
According to him, among the employees against whom action has been recommended, 1119 employees face action for not reporting to work on time and 549 face action for not wearing the formal uniform.
The highest number of employees against whom action has been recommended is from the Ministries located within Singha Durbar.
Under-secretary Aryal shared that in the monitoring carried out at 43 offices within the Singha Durbar complex, 188 employees were found defaulting on time and 280 on uniform.
It is stated that the chiefs of the respective offices have been instructed to take appropriate action against the employees not keeping to the office time and wearing the formal dress. The action includes asking for an explanation, cautioning and reprimanding the erring employees.