ISLAMABAD: At least four employees of Capital Development Authority (CDA), including two officers have been suspended after their degrees and educational credentials were found fake.

Those who have been suspended, include Assistant Director Civil Engineering Muhammad Tariq, senior auditor Agha Haroon Nawaz, transport officer Chaudhry Zafar and nurse Maryam. A notification in this regard has been issued by the civic agency.

The CDA started verification of degrees of its employees on the order of the Supreme Court, which had taken suo motu notices of promotion of officials holding fake degrees.