Srinagar (VMS): Vigilance organization Kashmir registered Case against PHE Division Handwara for committed gross financial irregularities by making various payments at exorbitant rates.

While perusing the special audit and inspection report of PHE Division Handwara, it came to light that the officers/officials of said division under a well knit conspiracy have committed gross financial irregularities by making various payments at exorbitant rates and also violating codal formalities, thereby causing a huge loss to the State exchequer, a Vigilance spokesman said Valley Media Service.

It has further come to light during the perusal of the special audit and inspection report that huge losses have been caused by executing the works illegally/fraudulently and in gross violation of rules/procedures.

Also losses have been caused while making purchases of articles required for the execution of different works.

Accordingly a Case FIR No. 13/2018 U/S 5(2) J&K P.C Act P.C. Act Svt. 2006 r/w section 120-B, RPC against PHE Division Handwara and the Investigation of the case has been taken up.(VMS)