Chennai mayor cancels tenders
PM News Bureau
Chennai Mayor M. Subramaniam, on April 10, cancelled all the
tenders called for projects under Kodambakkam zone reportedly due to
irregularities in the tenders.
The mayor has given instructions to officials to conduct an inquiry into
allegations of irregularities in the tenders. From now onwards, the tender
proceeding would be recorded on video to prevent irregularities.
According to an official release, the tenders called for as many as 28
development projects to be implemented at an estimated cost of Rs 3.65 crore, 12
road projects at a cost of Rs 2.53 crore and 16 maintenance projects at a cost
of Rs 112 lakh.
[16 April 2007]