Yamuna Authority Chairman Dr. Prabhat Kumar blacklists 7 contractors on charges of irregularity in work!
Chairman of Yamuna Authority Dr. Prabhat has initiated action against seven contractors for being careless in management of plants in the authority area. He had ordered to blacklist all these seven contractors and has asked to make sure that they should under no terms be allowed to take contracts in future. He has also reprimanded the concerned officials of the department for not taking proper vigilance and has warned the officials in-charge of Horticulture department that from next time action will be taken against them as well.
On the order of Chairman, Senior Manager of Horticulture Department Devendra Baliyan had made a visit to green strip which was developed beside the Yamuna Expressway. He found that the contractors had not planted plants according to the set standards which were of 8 to 12 feet.
It was also found that contractors had charged for planting of semi-grown plants but actually only saplings were planted at the site. In addition to this the plants weren’t being properly tended to and there were no proper arrangements for irrigation. It is also said that no grafting of big plants were done.
Senior manager had submitted his reports to the chairman on Monday upon which he blacklisted seven contractors.