MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: The Anti Corruption Bureau on Monday closed nine inquiries related to the irrigation scam. Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar is one of those being investigated in the scam.
Senior officers, however, clarified that these were routine inquiries into several tenders that appeared to have been floated without following due procedure and no politicians were being probed in these cases.
The officers said Monday’s development does not impact the over two dozen FIRs registered in the alleged multi-thousand crore irrigation scam.
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November 26, 2019