DB Imposes Rs 5000 Costs Upon FC H&UDD,Finance, PWD Secretary

Jammu, March 12: A Division Bench comprising Chief Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed and Justice Sanjeev Kumar mposed cost of Rs 5,000 each upon the defaulting Administrative Secretaries including Financial Commissioner H&UDD, Commissioner Secretary Finance Department and Commissioner Secretary PWD (R&B)  in Rs 27 crore scam in J&K Housing Board. 

The Division Bench vide its order dated February 22, 2018 had granted final opportunity of two weeks to Financial Commissioner,H&UDD and all concerned departments for filing their status reports/Action Taken Report in respect of all the officers including Ram Pal Sharma, the then Managing Director J&K Housing Board and Aftab Rashid Pandit, the then Deputy General Manager J&K Housing Board Srinagar into Rs 27 crore scam in J&K Housing Board.   

The Division Bench allowed further two weeks time to these Administrative Secretaries to comply the order dated February 22, 2018 subject of course to the payment of costs amounting to Rs 5,000.




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