Thiruvananthapuram: A significant irregularity has surfaced in the appointment process of the Kerala Social Security Mission District Coordinator in the state. The irregularities have been identified in Kozhikode, Pathanamthitta, and Kasaragod districts, pointing to potential lapses in the selection criteria.
The irregularities in the appointments came to the forefront during a departmental inquiry. The investigation revealed that the conferment of seniority was conducted unlawfully.
The departmental investigation has also revealed that three individuals, who were dismissed in connection with the irregularities, are still actively working and have arranged a break-off of service in violation of the norms.