On Wednesday, on the complaint of light MLA Jagdeep Kamboj Goldy, the team of Vigilance Department, Patiala took cognizance of the fraud committed by the present sarpanch in the name of Anganwadi center, village streets and roads by raiding the village of Dhani Man Singh Wala adjoining village Fattuwala of the sub-division. Taking audit of the work of Panchayat. On this occasion, along with the team of Vigilance Department, AAP leader Sukhwinder Singh Kamboj, Sonu and many other villagers were present.
In the team, SDO Nikhil Goyal along with the JE and other officers of the department inspected the work of toilets built in the ongoing Anganwadi Center in Gurdwara Sahib of the village besides inspecting other development works. The villagers alleged that the current female sarpanch Surinder Kaur and her husband Mangal Singh did not properly utilize the I-Grant for the development of the village. In this regard, the Vigilance team has investigated. Its report will be prepared and sent further.
The villagers allege that the sarpanch put Dhani Prateek Singh on the papers of Rs 1 lakh 11 thousand on the construction of Jati road under fraud, whereas in reality the construction of this road to Dhani has been done only in documents. The woman sarpanch’s husband Mangal Singh, who was present on the occasion, denied the allegations of corruption against himself and said that the works which were done during his tenure have almost been completed. The work which has been checked as per the records is absolutely correct. The sarpanch’s husband has alleged that the opposition is making complaints to defame him.
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