Actions will be taken on the govt officials who are found to have misappropriated the compensation amount- Pema Khandu.
Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu warned everyone against mismanagement in TAH compensation saying that ” If anyone found involved in compensation scam under his government, they wont be spared”.
The chief minister was speaking in a pubic meeting at Ziro on Monday.
He spoke on the connectivity issues touching on the subject of mismanagements in compensation regarding the Potin-Pangin and Joram-Koloriang road. Sending out clear signal for strict action, Chief Minister said if anyone found involved in compensation scam under his government, they wont be spared.
He said actions have been taken on those involved in Joram-Koloriang compensation scam with accused involving a deputy commissioner, businessmen and other high profile people. He said the compensation has now been finalised for Joram-Koloriang under strict monitoring and evaluation and will be distributed to the beneficiaries accordingly.
He said the first phase of Potin-Pangin road covering 40 kms have report of excess compensation as per the compensation evaluation carried out by the government. He said the list of excess compensation paid will be put up in public domain for the public to see. Also SIC has investigated the matter and case registered.
He also said actions will be taken on the govt officials who are found to have misappropriated the compensation amount. He requested the beneficiaries to return back the excess compensation amount to the state exchequer lest they should face action. Chief Minister appreciated the voluntary giving up of compensation money recently by several individuals and their assurance for zero compensation claims to facilitate speedy execution of highway works.
Further Chief Minister said under NDA govt, all works that were pending under previous government has been completed and speed up. He informed that in next month, PM Narendra Modi will come to Arunachal to lay foundation for Hollongi Airport, Sela Tunnel, inauguration of 110MW Pare HEP, Tezu Airport and for the launch of new Door Darshan channel – Arun Prabha, a 24×7 news channel.