City Traffic Officer (CTO) Lahore, Rai Ijaz Ahmad on Wednesday suspended nine traffic wardens on the charge of indiscipline and issued showcause notice to DSP Lines.
According to traffic police sources, the CTO reached Traffic Lines Tokhar Niaz Baig and he found some wardens absent from duty and some performing duty in civil clothes instead of uniform and no any incharge was monitoring on that time. The City Traffic Officer took the action against them.
Suspended wardens include: Qadeer Bashir, Abdul Rehman, Najaf, Umer Amin, reader Abbas, lady wardens Sumaira, Shahnaz, Aalia and duty officer Asif.
The CTO also issued showcause notice to DSP Lines Imtiaz ur Rehman to explain his position.
On the occasion, the CTO stressed the traffic officials to work with commitment and dedication. There is no room for the careless and inefficient officials in traffic department, he added.