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Lt Gov 'sitting' on CM's order of suspension of food commissioner: AAP

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Lt Governor Baijal is "sitting" over Arvind Kejriwal's order suspending the and supplies commissioner for alleged irregularities in the ration distribution system, the alleged Thursday.

Kejriwal signed the suspension order on Wednesday after said he has found irregularities in the ration distribution system during a raid at a fair price shop in Nangloi area on Tuesday night.

leader alleged the delay in suspending the commissioner shows the relation between the LG, the ration mafia and the BJP is not going to end soon.

"The is sitting over CM's order for suspension of commissioner which indicates collusion with ration mafia," Pandey told reporters.

Hussain told reporters on Tuesday night that wheat and rice stocks at the fair price shop were found missing despite receipts of delivery.

About "152 quintals of wheat and 38 quintals of rice" should have been there at the shop, he had said.

The had said he suspected a "big scam (bada ghotala hai)" and immediately sent a report to the

"The CM has ordered suspension of the with immediate effect. The order has been sent to also," he had told reporters.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, November 29 2018. 14:40 IST