In total, 389 crore has been spent on the construction of new roads and repair of old ones in Ludhiana between April 2015 and March 2020

With the Ludhiana municipal corporation (MC) failing to submit the record of 212.26 crore spent on repair of roads in the city between April 2015 and March 2020 despite reminders, the chief vigilance officer (CVO) of the local bodies department has summoned the civic body’s superintending engineers with the details on September 15.

In total, 389 crore has been spent on the construction of new roads and repair of old ones during the above mentioned time period.

In the letter issued by the CVO office to MC commissioner Pardeep Sabharwal, it has been stated that the civic body has failed to submit the report even after issuance of five reminders since February.

Now, the superintending engineers deputed in all four zones have been directed to remain present in the office of CVO on September 15 along with…

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