Kiren Bedi urges Centre to set up probe agency in Puducherry
| Updated: Jun 28, 2017 17:03 IST
Pondicherry [India], June 28 (ANI): Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi on Wednesday asked the Centre to constitute independent investigation and vigilance agency following a surge in investment. Taking to Twitter, Bedi drew the attention of both President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the issue. "Puducherry is seeing a surge in investmt.To ensure Fin/ADM integrity it urgently needs a brch of HC,CBI,Indp CVO @RashtrapatiBhvn @PMOIndia," she tweeted.
Recently, the former IPS officer had stated that her office had written to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) demanding a probe into the alleged scam in the admission of post-graduate students under the government quota in the union territory. Bedi also urged to constitute a bench of Madras High Court in the region to deal with public interest litigations (PILs) and other issues. (ANI)
A UT is a responsibility of the Central Govt even if it has an elected assembly.— Kiran Bedi (@thekiranbedi) June 28, 2017
GOI must get social audits of ts ADM & FinancialManagement https://t.co/EBDlyINyOv