It will be sent to the Home Ministry in the next two-three days," Dikshit said emerging from a Cabinet meeting. Officials said the government has rejected all the findings of the Prime Minister-appointed committee putting strong arguments trashing the report. Asked about the content, Dikshit refused to divulge details. The Home Ministry had last month sent the report of the Shunglu Committee to Delhi Government, asking it to file a detailed response to the findings within a month. Besides holding various agencies including the PWD responsible for irregularities, the Shunglu Committee had blamed Dikshit for alleged bunglings in various Games projects. The city government, which already rejected the findings of the panel as a "product of paranoia", had sent a brief report to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh last month, trashing the report.
|Published (Last):||1 March 2014|
|PDF File Size:||17.60 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||13.80 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Rejecting the findings of the PM-appointed probe panel which indicted both Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna and her for alleged irregularities in certain Games projects, Dikshit denied any wrongdoing.
Assumptions , presumptions have come. Secondly the report contradicts itself Show us a case of corruption. Just show us that this was a corrupt practice. We will take action. The Chief Minister, during a meeting with the Prime Minister on Monday, conveyed to him that the findings of the panel are "unfair" and "inconsistent".
I had not even seen what the Games village looked like. We did whatever we were asked to do," said Dikshit. What surprised us was the report had not even come to us but it was available in the public domain. When something comes on the public domain then you and I have a equal right to say what your understanding is and what our understanding is," she said.
Asked whether Shunglu committee ever sought her opinion before finalising the report, Dikshit said she did not know whether it had terms of reference to do that. All that I know was that the Shunglu Committee perhaps asked many of our departments for papers," she said.
Criticising the findings, Dikshit quoting the report said "in the beginning it says, the Delhi of would have served for the Commonwealth Games in So why was there all these wastes.
CWG scam: Shunglu report sent to Delhi govt, DDA, NDMC for comments
The report on city infrastructure was referred to the home ministry for appropriate action on the queries raised by the Shunglu panel in works done by the city government-controlled departments. The Committee, in its third report on projects to upgrade city infrastructure, has noted that there was no special preparation by the city government and blamed Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit for her decisions that led to cost escalation in CWG-related projects. These actions have to be initiated well in advance as they take considerably long time It said that unfair cost advantage was given to contractors due to compressed time frame and noted indication of "collusive bidding" by tenders floated by PWD. According to a conservative estimate by the panel, the Delhi government had carried out works worth over Rs 5, crore. The PWD had executed majority of the works.
Shunglu Committee to look into CWG corruption
Rejecting the findings of the PM-appointed probe panel which indicted both Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna and her for alleged irregularities in certain Games projects, Dikshit denied any wrongdoing. Assumptions , presumptions have come. Secondly the report contradicts itself Show us a case of corruption. Just show us that this was a corrupt practice. We will take action.
CWG corruption: Shunglu report 'self contradictory', says Sheila Dikshit
CWG Scam: Delhi Govt approves response to Shunglu Committee report