January 10, 2012 3:47:27 am
After an official complaint by the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI),Panchkula Deputy Commissioner of Police has asked Station House Officer (SHO) Pinjore to investigate the complaint against a transporter who is accused of illegally excavating the ground near Zirakpur-Parwanoo national highway.
After I got the complaint from NHAI,I have asked the SHO to investigate the case, DCP Panchkula Maneesh Chaudhary said. The contractor claims that he had a valid sanction from the Geology department. I have also asked the police officer to check all the facts regarding the case.
A compliant was lodged by NHAI against a transporter,Raghubir Chaudhary,for violating the Forest Conservation Act and theft of the soil from government land near Jhajra bridge on Zirakpur-Parwanoo national highway. The transporter is a relative of Kalka MLA Pradeep Chaudhary.
After the complaint was lodged against Raghubir Chaudhary,by the NHAI,he stopped excavating the earth and its transportation from the site. I had transported only twenty trucks from the site as we had valid permission from the states geology and mining department. When I was asked to stop the work,I followed their directions, Chaudhary had said.
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