State government orders probe against IAS officer Rohini Sindhuri


Team Udayavani, May 20, 2022, 4:12 PM IST

Bengaluru: The Karnataka Government on Friday has ordered to complete the probe into the charges leveled against former Mysuru DC Rohini Sindhuri and submit a report within 30 days.

James Tarakan, Under Secretary of the Department of Personnel and Administration Reforms (DPAR), issued the orders. Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) President and senior IPS officer N. Jayaram has been appointed as the investigation officer.

It has been directed to submit the report within 30 days. The move is said to be a setback for Rohini Sindhuri known for her upright attitude and her don’t care attitude to politicians. She is presently working as the Commissioner of Hindu Religious Institutions and Charitable Endowment Department.

Rohini Sindhuri has confronted state political heavyweight H.D. Revanna, the son of former PM H.D. Deve Gowda and elder brother of former Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy during her tenure as the Hassan District Commissioner.

After taking charge as the Deputy Commissioner of Mysuru, she took a slew of measures that made her popular in the district. But, soon, she antagonized powerful politicians from the district.

S.R. Mahesh, JD(S) MLA and close confidante of Kumaraswamy made a series of allegations against Rohini Sindhuri in connection with the purchase of cloth bags for students, renovating her official residence, which is a heritage building, building a swimming pool, gym and she is also charged with providing false statistics of Covid related deaths.

Rohini Sindhuri allegedly is backed by a top leader of the BJP in New Delhi according to sources. However, the ruling BJP has come under tremendous pressure to transfer her from the post of DC of the Mysuru district. The ruling BJP managed to attain power in Mysuru City Corporation for the first time after Independence with the help of JD(S).

S.R. Mahesh had raked up the issue regarding the purchase of sub-standard bags and demanded an investigation against Rohini Sindhuri in the state Assembly for making a unilateral decision to purchase bags for the price of Rs 52 alleging that the same bags are available in the market for Rs 10 to 13.

(With inputs from IANS)

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

PM making his friends ‘daulatveer’, youth made ‘Agniveers’: Rahul

K’taka government transfers 16 police officers including DCP Hariram Shankar

Gujarat college principal asks students to become BJP ‘page pramukhs’; angry Cong lashes out

Mumbai NCB busts inter-state drug syndicate; 286 kg of ganja worth Rs 3.5 cr seized; 2 persons held

SC to hear Centre’s plea against Tripura HC order on security cover to Ambanis

Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor expecting first child

Shiradi ghat to be closed for four months?


Related Articles More

Dr Rajkumar’s ‘Bhagyavantaru’ movie all set for grand re-release on July 8

K’taka government transfers 16 police officers including DCP Hariram Shankar

‘One Health’ pilot project for livestock to be launched in Bengaluru on June 27

K’taka doctor on Himalayan expedition incommunicado since June 20

Udupi: Lifeguards at Malpe prevent woman from taking her own life

MUST WATCH

Chikkamagaluru Police Destroy Modified Silencers

selfie craze : Traffic Jam at Charmadi

NEWS BULLETIN 26-06-2022

National Lok Adalat Case Solved at Udupi

NEWS BULLETIN JUNE 25-06-2022


Latest Additions

PM making his friends ‘daulatveer’, youth made ‘Agniveers’: Rahul

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz welcomes PM Modi at G7 Summit

DBT studying long-term memory of COVID-19 vaccines

Dr Rajkumar’s ‘Bhagyavantaru’ movie all set for grand re-release on July 8

K’taka government transfers 16 police officers including DCP Hariram Shankar

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.