The Belagavi Smart city Ltd. Has replied to Rajkumar M Topannavar and others after filing a case with the ACB against Smart Belagavi Bscl; in which they had mentioned, that BSCL does not reply to our complaints, to negate this point MD, BSCL has given the reply.
In the reply its states –
Quality of works: The quality of roads is maintained and third-party inspections have been carried out to ensure the given standards of Smart roads and white topping roads.
Recruitment of Staff: In the recruitment of staff in BSCL-SPV, due process is followed in the selection of best candidates wherein the candidates were interviewed by the expert committee, including faculties from reputed Engineering colleges. Also approval from the Nomination & Remuneration Committee and Board of Directors was taken before signing of contracts with employees on contract basis.
Apoorva Constructions: Regarding Apoorva Construction’s contractor, Central Bus Terminal work was awarded to this company on 09.10.2018, before floating of tender for the Kalamandir project i.e. on 05.01.2019. CBT contract was awarded following the Karnataka Transparency in Public Procurement Act, 1999 and also the work was approved by Technical Scrutiny Committee. Commencement of work got delayed due to land transfer by the line department. Further, Apoorva Construction’s tender documents of the Kalamandir project will be verified and suitable actions will be taken as per KTPP Act and Government Rules in the tendering process.