Islamabad Despite spending billion of rupees on the safe city project federal capital could not be witnessed as save as it should have be whereas Interior Ministry has demanded more funds for this project.
Federal government had estimated more than Rs11.23bn in this regard out of which the interior ministry has spent Rs6.666bn initially.
Sources added that funds allocated for this project has been utilized by National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) subsidiary department of the interior ministry.
According to “Online” sources investigations kicked off by NAB against allegedly corruption in aforesaid project are in final phase.
Sources revealed that this project will be completed on the basis of soft loan to be given by the government of China and Exim bank of China has given 68million dollars for this project, sources added.
Sources further added that contract of this project has been awarded to Chinese firm, Huawei Technology however the interior ministry deals administrative issues.
Sources further revealed that impediments are being created in the provision of expenditure record of said project for audit.