Irrigation scam: Shirke sent on compulsory leave

Source : BUSINESS_STANDARD
By : BS Reporter
Last Updated: Mon, Oct 15, 2012 19:31 hrs

The Maharashtra government on Monday sent water resources secretary Devendra Shirke on a compulsory leave. Shirke and 44 officials are being probed for their alleged involvement in the Rs 70,000-crore irrigation scam in Maharashtra.


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