Armed with sweeping powers, the committee headed by former Comptroller and Auditor General V K Shunglu will soon begin its probe into alleged financial irregularities in different Commonwealth Games projects.
As the probe into Commonwealth
Games related spending gained momentum, the Delhi government
has brought down the number of Games related projects to 25
and decided to provide details about them only to the
Cost escalation due to delay
in completion of several key projects linked to next year`s
Commonwealth Games will cause an additional expenditure of Rs
1,000 crore from the Delhi Government`s exchequer.
Amidst reports of slow progress of
Commonwealth Games projects, Dehi Chief Minister on Monday said all the works would be completed as per
schedule and well before commencement of the mega-sporting
event next year.