Deal for renovation of houses given to car accessories shop; Swapna received $70,000 commission
Thiruvananthapuram: The contract for renovation of houses damaged in the floods were given to car accessories shop ‘Car Palace’, revealed gold smuggling accused Swapna Suresh. She also said that she received $70,000 as commission from Car Palace.
The UAE Consulate had handed over $1,60,000 for renovation/reconstruction of 150 houses damaged in the floods. The fund transfer contract was handed over to UAFX Solutions in Thiruvananthapuram.
$35,000 was received as commission from them, disclosed Swapna in her statement. The commission was in connection with the international credit-debit card service contract of UAE Consulate.
Both the UAFX Solutions and Car Palace are owned by Thiruvananthapuram native Abdul Latheef.