Jammu: Vigilance Organization has booked ex Junior Engineer of Sarva Shikhha Abhiyan for his involvement in the loss of state exchequer through fraudulent means.
A Vigilance Organization statement said that a a case under FIR No. 18/2018 under section 5(1) (d) r/w section 5(2) J&K P.C Act Svt. 2006 and 120-B RPC was registered in Police station Vigilance Organization Jammu against Mubashar Ahmed then JE SSA District Doda son of Abdul Karim Rishu resident of Shangroo Tehsil Bhalla District Doda and Beneficiary contractor Romesh Kumar son of Pramu Bhagat resident of Village Gun Panchayat Loga Behota Tehsil Goha Marmat District Doda and others on the basis of a verification No.UD-59/2016 conducted by vigilance organization UDKR wing into the allegations that the building of Government Middle School Mohra Gun-Behota, which has been upgraded from upper Primary School, is being constructed in violation of SSA norms, specifications and guidelines, proposed site plan has been changed, sub-standard material is being used and the construction is being furthered on plinth of very low level etc.
“During the course of verification, it surfaced that the construction of the school building was raised during the period 2010-2014 upto plinth level only. The construction upto plinth level has been found of substandard under specification quality, and unsafe for further construction of a school building upon the same. It has too been found during verification that for the part of construction an amount of Rs.1,90,000 has been disbursed in favour of contractor Romesh Kumar son of Pramu Bhagat resident of Village Gun Panchayat Loga Behota, Tehsil Goha Marmat District Doda to whom the work of construction had been allotted.
Verification further revealed that the then JE SSA concerned namely Mubashar Ahmed ,who has not even maintained the M.Book or record of construction, under a conspiracy hatched with the contractor, dishonestly and fraudulently issued certificate of completion upto plinth level as satisfactory for sub-standard and under specification construction and thus facilitated the disbursement of payment in favour of contractor Romesh Kumar, which resulted wrongful gain to the beneficiary contractor and loss to the state exchequer, statement reads.