The Chief Executive Officer of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC), Michael Khan has been ordered to go on annual leave.
When contacted, Khan would only confirm that he received a letter from the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Nirmal Rekha sending him on vacation with immediate effect. He said no reasons were provided for doing so.
Rekha is also the Finance Secretary of the Ministry of Finance.
The CEO said he has 60 days accumulated annual leave and he usually takes his leave when he is going abroad. In this case, he agreed that the annual leave was chosen for him.