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Scandals haunt Uttarakhand govt again

Shishir Prashant / New Delhi/ Dehradun
Business Standard, March 05, 2011

A series of alleged scams have returned to haunt the Uttarakhand government with the Supreme Court today calling for compliance of the High Court order on the Rishikesh housing project.

As a follow-up to the court order, the state government has set up a judicial commission to investigate the role of some officials, who misled it in changing the land-use pattern of the industrial land of Mumbai-based Citurgia Biochemicals to facilitate the project. [more]