Palarivattom flyover scam: Key documents missing from PWD
Kochi: Important documents pertaining to Palarivattom flyover has reportedly gone missing from the Public Works Department (PWD). The documents are connected to the advance payment of funds that are provided to the contractors. The documents were found to be missing in the investigation carried out by the Vigilance department of the state.
An amount of Rs. 8.25 crores was granted in advance to the contractors of Palarivattom flyover, RDS Company. The then PWD minister, V K Ibrahim kunju, had granted the fund after examining the concerned documents. However, the PWD has claimed that those documents are now missing from the department.
The Vigilance department has urged the department secretary of Public Works to submit the missing documents as soon as possible. They have also asked the secretary to make an official announcement if the documents are lost.