Dewas : Assistant Employment Officer (AEO) of district’s Janpad Panchayat Kannaod is suspended for financial irregularities by Collector Mahesh Agarwal. He was accused of misappropriation of Government funds, incomplete documentation, and non-adherence to Government orders and for poor quality construction of CC road at Gardi Jhabariya village.

Agarwal received complaints about the financial irregularities done in the construction of CC road and other irregularities at the Gram Panchayat Gardi Jhabariya.

According to the report submitted by the investigation team Rs 3 lakh 17,000 were withdrawn from the Government funds by the Gram Panchayat Gardi Jhabariya for the construction of CC road whereas the construction of the road is still not completed and the construction is also of very poor quality.

Sarpanch Jamnabai Gariba is also accused in this case and hence order to remove her from the post has also been issued by Collector.

Assistant Engineer has also ordered for the withdrawal of the funds without even doing the proper evaluation of the work.

Hence show cause notice has been given to Assistant Engineer and CEO Janpad to take disciplinary action against them.

Notice has also been given to Gram Panchayat’s Secretary Amardas Bairagi to complete the work within 15 days and report to Collector. Otherwise strict action will be taken against him and police case will also be lodged against him.

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