Mumbai: Ministers splurge, flout vehicle rules, says RTI Activist

Mumbai: The ministers are denied to get a convoy of vehicles as per a Government Resolution in 2005 and it was decided to provide only one vehicle for each Minister. This rule, however, has been flouted by few state ministers.

The state Agriculture Minister Pandurang Phundkar and Minister of State Sadabhau Khot seems to have broken the rules, whereas Pandurang Phundkar has been provided with two additional vehicles along with a driver. Sadabhau Khot has been provided an additional vehicle with driver as per the surprising information provided to RTI activist Anil Galgali by the Maharashtra Agriculture Development Corporation. Further the Principal Secretary, the minister’s private secretary and the former Agriculture Minister Radha Krishna Vikhe Patil seems to have washed their linen in the water which flowed.

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