The Suppose Legislature’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Tuesday directed the Comptroller and Auditor Fundamental (CAG) to habits a special audit into the retract of COVID-19 tools within 15 days.
Outdated-usual Congress Minister and PAC chairman H.Okay. Patil has chaired a assembly of the panel and instructed the CAG to constitute a special workforce of its workers to gain the audit of all purchases of COVID-19 tools.
The panel has also asked the CAG to habits audit of expenditure incurred by the Suppose authorities beneath the Suppose Catastrophe Response Fund (SDRF). The authorities had damaged-down the SDRF quantity for retract of tools in diverse districts of the Suppose.
TheCongress has alleged that the authorities has siphoned funds by shopping contaminated quality of PET kits, sanitizers, ventilators, masks and diverse tools related to COVID-19 at prices greater than prevailing available within the market.
Mr. Patil, who petitioned the Karnataka Suppose Human Rights Commission about alleged violation of rights of the folk while providing therapy to patients, demanded a entire audit file from the CAG on the route of adopted to procure tools, tag, and quality.
The Congress alleged a rip-off to the tune of ₹2,000 crore within the retract of COVID-19 tools while the authorities denied it and termed the price politically motivated.