Housing Minister orders inquiry into corruption in Pakistan Public Works Department Air Conditioning Project


Islamabad: Federal Minister for Housing and Works Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat has taken serious notice of the news item appearing in the Daily Jang and “The News” dated 17th June, 2011 regarding corruption in Head Ventilation and Air conditioning project at under construction Secretariat Block in Islamabad undertaken by Pak PWD and appointed Mr. Saieed Ramzan, Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Works as an Inquiry Officer.

The Minister directed the Inquiry Officer to submit his report of the corruption by June 23, 2011. He also authorized the Inquiry Officer to acquire help from the relevant fields’ experts so that a thorough probe of the matter could be carried out.

The Minister said that those officials found involved in the wrong doings would be taken to task under the laws.

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