A day after the Mysuru metropolis municipal company commissioner Shilpa Nag introduced her resignation, alleging harassment by the deputy commissioner of the district Rohini Sindhuri, the latter on Friday claimed she had solely sought from her particulars of the Rs 12 crore CSR fund utilised within the metropolis, moreover Covid an infection particulars.
“We needed to utilise the Company Social Accountability funds for COVID administration underneath a authorities programme ‘Vaidyara Nade, Halli Kade‘ (Medical doctors’ march in the direction of villages). So I requested the place the funds had gone. I needed to know whether or not the complete Rs 12 crore of CSR fund was spent on the town and the way it was utilised,” Ms Sindhuri stated on the sidelines of a operate.
The deputy commissioner stated the funds have been required for the VNHK programme, however the particulars haven’t been shared but. Ms Sindhuri added that she had sought Gram Panchayat and municipal ward sensible particulars of COVID infections to make sure that Mysuru district is free from COVID by July 1.
“We have to be part of palms and provides right knowledge.It can’t be proper if at some point you say there are 400 infections and 40 the subsequent day. These discrepancies shouldn’t be fed to the COVID battle room,” Ms Sindhuri added.
She stated that she has already introduced all the small print to the discover of Chief Secretary P Ravi Kumar.
“Now we have already issued a press notice and we have now introduced the complete factor to the discover of Chief Secretary P Ravi Kumar”, she stated.
Sources within the authorities stated Ravi Kumar reportedly requested Ms Nag how she carried out a press convention with out bringing the matter to his discover.
In the meantime, the federal government directed the Regional Commissioner of Mysuru to conduct a probe on reviews concerning the building of a swimming pool and a gymnasium on the Mysuru deputy commissioner’s official residence at a price of Rs 50 lakh.
The regional commissioner has been requested to furnish the report inside every week.
Because the combat between two senior IAS officers got here out within the open, former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy stated this incident confirmed the “incapacity” of the federal government.
“The open quarrels between the Deputy Commissioner of Mysuru district and the Municipal Commissioner of Mysuru metropolis have raised suspicions within the state whether or not the federal government is in existence or not,” Mr Kumaraswamy tweeted.
Commenting on the difficulty, the Congress state chief DK Shivakumar stated: “Yatha Raja, Tatha Adhikari (As is the king, so are the officers).”
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