Officials of Ministry of Environment and Tourism dismissedPolitics
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. At an irregular meeting of the Cabinet today on January 17, certain measures were taken against officials that were deemed to have an irresponsible approach to their respective duties.
Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Urtnasan, Deputy Minister Ts.Batbayar, and the minister’s State Secretary D.Ganbold have been dismissed.
Furthermore, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D.Sumiyabazar has been tasked to take appropriate measures to have capital city officials and specialists in charge of air and environment pollution held responsible. Minister of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry Z.Mendsaikhan will be temporarily in charge of the activities of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism.