Special report from Sirsa
Efforts are still being made to save the officials of the Food and Supplies Department, who repatriated the amount recovered for making yellow-pink and green ration cards. The amount which was being collected for almost two years was not deposited in the government treasury. After the RTI case was disclosed, the departmental officials groped to give notice to the embezzlers. Those who embezzled government money, Instead of registering an FIR against them, they were given notice to deposit embezzlement money. The amount was not deposited despite the notice. In such a situation, a new notice was issued again. The last notice period has also passed on 5 October. But the department officials are still making every effort to save the culprits in the whole matter. On Friday, the department was issued a statement saying that the Sirsa center officer deposited four lakh rupees as the fee for making green cards. Have gone An amount of Rs 80,500 had already been deposited by the Incharge of Ellenabad center, whose receipt he has submitted to the Circle Office. That is, out of 16 lakhs, only 4 lakh 80 thousand 500 rupees have been deposited. Recovery of the remaining amount is still pending. but, Instead of taking any action against embezzlers by departmental officers, more efforts are being made to protect them. The statement issued by the department confirms that the embezzlement is being granted?
If there is proven embezzlement then why no police action?
The amount recovered in lieu of making a ration card, should have been deposited in the government treasury. The officials deposited Rs.13 lakh 65 thousand 85 but the amount of Rs 16 lakh 11 thousand 395 was belied. About 9 months ago, the intention was also disclosed that the officials were dodging the amount. However, departmental officials tried to cover up the case. Do not pay a fraudulent amount of money by depositing the stolen amount? If the thief returns the goods when caught, then his crime is not forgiven? In such a case, embezzlement is proved against the officers on whose behalf the embezzlement money has been deposited and an FIR should be lodged with the police on behalf of the department. The relaxation of this will increase the spirits of the embezzlers, since the money has to be deposited only when caught. Digest money on not being caught
RTI opened the case
The amount was collected from the consumers in lieu of making yellow, pink and green ration cards by the Food and Supplies Department. Prem Jain, a resident of Bhim Colony, sought an RTI in this regard and it was informed in the RTI by the department itself that an amount of 29 lakh 76 thousand 480 has been recovered from consumers for making yellow-pink and green ration cards. It was also told that out of this, 13 lakh 65 thousand 85 have been deposited and 16 lakh 11 thousand 395 rupees
Not deposited in government treasury. For the recovery of this embezzlement amount, a notice was sent to send a notice on behalf of the department.
Preparation to drown 3.40 lakhs!
According to the statement released by the Food and Supplies Department on Friday, preparations have been prepared for drowning three lakh and 40 thousand rupees. It was informed by the department that 13 thousand yellow, 4700 pink and 12700 green ration cards were printed wrongly from the department, which were not distributed at all. The amount of these cards makes three lakh 40 thousand rupees. In this case, the embezzlement of Rs 3.40 lakh was not done. If the department’s claim is true, then the departmental officials should tell that on the basis of which 30 thousand 400 consumers are getting ration from depots for the last three years? While his ration card is lying in the store due to misprint. The reality is that these 30 thousand 400 consumers have been given a print in lieu of yellow, pink and green ration cards, On the basis of which they are getting ration. These consumers have also been charged in lieu of ration cards. The departmental officers may be planning to commit the amount of Rs 3 lakh 40 thousand, but it will never succeed? Since not only 30 thousand 400 consumers will give their testimony against the thieves but the depot holders related to them will also tell the truth. Then, will not the skin of those who smuggle the embezzlers survive?