Over 5,000 documents compiled by CVC related to CWG scam

The CVC has gathered more than 5,000 documents including contract, payment and third party inspection report details from various civic and construction agencies in connection with alleged corruption in the conduct of CWG.

Last Updated: Jan 17, 2011, 15:55 PM IST

New Delhi: The CVC has gathered more than
5,000 documents including contract, payment and third party
inspection report details from various civic and construction
agencies in connection with alleged corruption in the conduct
of Commonwealth Games.

Besides records have been collected from the Games
Organising Committee office and are being examined by the CWC.
The Commission is considering to upload these documents on its
website.

"Our teams are regularly visiting OC headquarters and
gathering information on the basis of corruption complaints
and cases being investigated by us. We have collected about
5,050 or so odd official papers in connection with our probe,"
a CVC official said.

He said the documents are being scanned and will soon be
put on the Commission portal.

The anti-corruption watchdog is enquiring into over 30
complaints of graft in Municipal Corporation of Delhi, new
Delhi Municipal Council, Delhi Development Authority, Public
Works Department, Sports Ministry, Delhi Government and OC
among others.

The Commission has seized papers like initial offers
floated for construction, consortium (which undertook the job)
information, hiring of equipment, overlay materials and
employment details beside others.

Comptroller and Auditor General of India, the High Level
Committee under the Chairmanship of V K Shunglu, Income Tax
department and Central Bureau of Investigation are also
looking into various aspects of fraud and criminal conspiracy
in the conduct of mega sporting event held here last year.

PTI