DM orders FIR against contractor for poor construction of UPSRTC bus station & women’s hospital, suspends jr engineer | Bareilly News

Pilibhit: District magistrate (DM) Pulkit Khare has ordered the lodging of an FIR against Mukesh Arora — the contractor who built both the UP State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) bus station and the 50-bed Puranpur women’s hospital — and the suspension of junior engineer Sikandar Pal of Uttar Pradesh State Construction Corporation Limited (UPSCCL), the government agency assigned by the state administration to carry out the projects, for shoddy construction quality of both buildings.
In addition, he has pulled up V K Gangwar, UPSRTC assistant regional manager, for negligence in regularly inspecting and reviewing the quality of construction. Khare had made a surprise inspection of the two buildings being constructed on Tuesday.
The total construction cost of the bus station had been assessed at Rs 5.36 crore, while the women’s hospital had a budget of Rs 5.14 crore. Construction work of the bus station was scheduled for completion on October
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