Delhi government orders Green Park multi-level parking incident to be investigated


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The Delhi government on Saturday ordered an investigation into the collapse of part of the multi-level parking lot in Green Park and ordered authorities to submit a report within 15 days.

Addressing a press conference, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said: “Within a year the parking lot collapsed. Thank goodness there was no one there at the time, otherwise there could have been a big accident, but the vehicles were damaged.

“The municipal corporations run by the BJP keep pretending that they don’t have any funds, but when they have the money, they use it like that. They spend it on bribery. To build this parking lot, the BJP has collected large sums of money from traders in the name of conversion fees, ”alleged Sisodia.

He added that the Delhi government took the matter very seriously and ordered an investigation.

“I asked the director of local organizations to have it inspected by the chief engineer of the Department of Public Works (PWD) within 15 days and indicate what was missing in the construction of the parking lot and identify those responsible. of collapse. “

He added that appropriate action will be taken against those responsible according to the findings of the investigation.

The Deputy Chief Minister also said: “We have learned from the newspapers that the security audit of the facility was not even carried out. If a gap is found in the investigation, action will be taken. “

Aam Aadmi (AAP) party leaders Atishi, Saurabh Bhardwaj and Somnath Bharti held a press conference on the issue and targeted the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD).

Bharti had said earlier that the matter should be reviewed by the Supreme Court’s Oversight Committee.

Part of the multi-level parking lot built by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation in Green Park had collapsed on the night of November 2.

(Only the title and image of this report may have been reworked by Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is automatically generated from a syndicated feed.)

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