Chandigarh: Important government files have disappeared from the former division of cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu. In this big disaster, a file is linked to the Ludhiana City Center scam of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's Rs 1,144 crore. The second missing files of the Local Government Department are related to unauthorized construction on agricultural land in Ludhiana.
The Vijlens bureau has already given Amarinder Singh, his son Raninder Singh and others a clean chit in Ludhiana Singh's scandal.
Sidhu gave up on July 14
Sidhu was removed from the portfolio of Local Government and Tourism and Culture case on 6th June and was given Cabinet of Electricity and New and Renewable Energy sources in Cabinet reshuffle. This reshuffle was made after the results of Lok Sabha elections.
However, after the Cabinet reshuffle, the differences between Amarinder Singh and Sidhu deepened, and Sidhu resigned from the Ministry of Power and New and Renewable Energy sources on July 14. He did not take charge of this portfolio. So far the Chief Minister has not accepted his resignation.
'Attempt to Detect Files'
A senior official said, "Attempts are being made to locate the files. We are trying to contact Sidhu, who can have information about this. Local Government Minister Brahma Mohindra has ordered a departmental inquiry for missing files, in which there is a file for the approval of the luxury apartment project in Ludhiana. Sidhu could not be contacted.