Officials upgrade Paris trip, clear each other’s bills in Chandigarh

Officials upgrade Paris trip, clear each other's bills in Chandigarh

THREE SENIOR bureaucrats spent seven days in Paris for a three-day meeting and upgraded their accommodation from a five-star hotel to a luxury property “closer to the Arc de Triomphe” — a month later, two of them issued orders approving the extra expenditure . This trip by three top officials of the Union Territory administration … Read more

Express Investigation – Part 2 | An evening in Paris at the cost of Chandigarh exchequer: How three officers got their hotels and budgets changed

Express Investigation - Part 2 |  An evening in Paris at the cost of Chandigarh exchequer: How three officers got their hotels and budgets changed

All expenses paid trips within India and abroad are commonplace in the UT officialdom. Top three bureaucrats of Chandigarh Administration splurged a seven-digit figure on their stay during an ‘official trip’ to Paris in 2015 where they not only spent seven days in the French capital for a three-day meeting but also moved from their … Read more

Express Investigation – Part 2 | An evening in Paris at the cost of Chandigarh exchequer: How three officers got their hotels and budgets changed

Express Investigation - Part 2 |  An evening in Paris at the cost of Chandigarh exchequer: How three officers got their hotels and budgets changed

All expenses paid trips within India and abroad are commonplace in the UT officialdom. Top three bureaucrats of Chandigarh Administration splurged a seven-digit figure on their stay during an ‘official trip’ to Paris in 2015 where they not only spent seven days in the French capital for a three-day meeting but also moved from their … Read more