CAG says demolition of sports complex `improper`

Last Updated: Friday, August 13, 2010 - 13:36

But in this case, the committee contrary to its earlier decision recommended demolition of the complex as it was not integrating with the new project for installing statues of legendary personalities at the Sansthan and its height was obstructing the view of the new structures.

The government issued the demolition orders to Lucknow Development Authority and it dismantled it in May 2008 incurring an expenditure of Rs 1.74 crores, it added.
But in this case, the committee contrary to its earlier decision recommended demolition of the complex as it was not integrating with the new project for installing statues of legendary personalities at the Sansthan and its height was obstructing the view of the new structures.

The government issued the demolition orders to Lucknow Development Authority and it dismantled it in May 2008 incurring an expenditure of Rs 1.74 crores, it added.
The report stated that demolition of major structures built at huge capital cost on pretext of changed requirements indicated lack of proper planning.

PTI



First Published: Friday, August 13, 2010 - 13:36

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