Shillong: There is an alleged embezzlement of 16 Cr of rupees in Jaintia Autonomous District Council (JHADC). 4 MDCs demanded a Crime Bureau of Investigation (CBI) inquiry. The money is the Special Assistance Grants (SAG).
In a letter to the Governor of Meghalaya the 4 MDCs of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which includes Lakhon Biam (Nongbah constituency), Krison Langstang (Sumer constituency), J. Treilang Suchiang (Shangpung constituency) and Dawan Lyngdoh (Mynsngat-Khanduli constituency) accused the present EC of this.
they also pointed that the SAG Fund should have been used for the sole objectives for which it is granted which includes building projects for educational institutions, public welfare projects such as bus sheds, footpath and etc,. in reality, this EC did not follow the norm.