According to CAG report Rs 17,000 crore scam in railways for iron ore transportation.
According to the report
"The railway administration permitted these parties to avail of the domestic rate despite non-submission of any of the prescribed documents." And by letting them pay domestic rate, railways suffered a revenue loss of Rs 258.38 crore, the audit para says. "This indicates collusion between the railway administration staff and the parties".
The audit also revealed that another 290 parties availed the domestic rate with incomplete documentation. "The railway administrations permitted these parties to avail of the domestic rate despite non-submission of some of the essential prescribed documents resulting in revenue loss of Rs 2090.15 crore" just in south-eastern railway, the scrutiny finds. And the total revenue loss due to partial submission of documents has been pegged at Rs 2228.30 crore.
"The total revenue loss of Rs 2343.53 crore due to non-submission/partial submission of documents".
153 parties did not submit any of the documents while 290 parties failed to submit some of the essential documents.
The total penalty against 443 parties is estimated at Rs 17588.16 crore.
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