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A big scam has been exposed in the department of Panchayati Raj in Kanpur News Kanpur Mandal.



Yogi Adityanath continually whips up corruption. Action has been taken against 5 including three officers in Panchayati Raj department scam in Kanpur division.

Sumit Sharma, Kanpur: A big scam has appeared in the ongoing development work of Swachh Bharat Mission. 3.72 crores was paid without work being done in 195 gram panchayats under the Swachh Bharat mission. A big scam was uncovered in the investigation. Chief Secretary Manoj Kumar Singh has suspended then and current DPRO Deputy Director Panchayatiraj Kanpur.

The government has sought clarification from Director Panchayati Raj, DM and CDO. The three officers have been instructed to submit responses in this regard. Taking major steps, the state-level Constant of Swachh Bharat Mission Sanjay Kumar Chauhan and PFMS Expert Rahul Gupta were relieved of their duties. Along with this, a ministerial action was directed against the Deputy Secretary of the Table, Sunil Kumar, Puneet Kumar.

Princes also fell

Under the Swachh Bharat mission, payments were made without work in panchayats of 195 grams. Along with the retrieval of the affected gram panchayats, instructions were given to take action against the village chiefs under the Panchayati Raj Act. Orders were given to recover the amount concerned and deposit it in the nodal account of the State.

This work was to be done in 196 Gram Panchayats

Under phase two of Swachh Mission Bharat, there was to be solid and liquid waste management in the villages for the fiscal year 2021-2022, in which different types of pits were to be made, through which water dirty had to go into the ponds. Along with this, the disposal of dry and wet waste had to be done. Rs 06.13 crore was sent via CCL (Cash Credit Limit) in 347 grams of panchayats to Kanpur Dehat.

This is how a scam happened in the 195 gram panchayats in the district

In the 195 gram panchayats in the district, 4.09 crore was withdrawn via the dongle (digital sign) from the heads, but no work was done in the villages. Of this amount, Rs 03.72 crore was misappropriated. When this matter came to light, an investigation team was formed. Once the investigation was completed, the team submitted its report to the government.

fell on them

Additional Chief Secretary Manoj Kumar Singh suspended Deputy Director Panchayatiraj Abhay Kumar Shahi, DPRO Abhilash Babu, then DPRO. DM Neha Jain says the issue of irregularities is at the forefront. Village chiefs will be called and their statements will be recorded. Action will be taken if they are found guilty as part of the investigation.

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