Bihar Oppn Leader Levels Corruption Allegations Against State Labour Dept

Bihar Oppn leader levels corruption allegations against state labour dept

Patna 28 Aug : The Leader of the Opposition in Bihar Assembly, Vijay Kumar Sinha expressed serious accusations against the Nitish Kumar’s government for accepting donations from the Centre in place of the creation of a portal for placement.According to Sinha there was no portal created, but millions of rupees were seized from the state in the name of the portal.
In 2016 the year 2016, the Union Skill Development Ministry had granted grants in millions of dollars to Bihar administration for the following three years, Bihar’s BJP leader said.

 Bihar Oppn Leader Levels Corruption Allegations Against State Labour

“Under Bihar Kushal Yuva Programme (KYP) the department of development of the state’s labour force has selected a company based in Pune – SKCL as a training and knowledge partner.

It was suggested that the company provide information about employment to students after they completed their training, however, the portal for placement was not set up over three years.The portal was never created however, but millions of rupees were seized by the government” he said.

“The company was in the form of providing information on various skills programs and websites.Officials of the (labour) department had repeatedly provided incorrect details to the Centre and had taken the money,” Sinha said.

“The department of labour had provided training to only 5-10 percent of the employees in the last five years , and the payment was made for KYP in the year 2016.SKCL company took the amount of consultants in the amount of thousands of rupees.

The employees of the department of labor resource are also involved in the scheme,” the BJP leader claimed.