Audit panel unearths Rs 14-crore scam in UoM

Audit panel unearths Rs 14-crore scam in UoM

University of Mysore (UoM) authorities have landed in a soup as members of the Audit Committee of Karnataka Legislature unearthed a scam to the tune of Rs 14 crore.

During a meeting here on Tuesday, the committee also charged that the UoM authorities had failed to produce documents for Rs 120 crore spent on various works from 1989.

Committee president and K R Nagar MLA Sa Ra Mahesh, who chaired the meeting organised at UoM, said that the authorities had failed to initiate legal action against those involved in the irregularities.

According to the committee members, the authorities have misused Rs 14 crore funds allotted for various works from 1989.
DH News Service