BBMP’s discredited financial state of affairs and lack of internal audit since 1964 is not news to anyone. However, even after CAG’s scathing findings of 2011, there is still no clarity on a return to timely and comprehensive audits.
Bangalore has a population of nearly 9 million. These contractors managed to take one rupee from every Bangalorean for the work that was not even completed. BBMP officials connived to make extra payments on rajakaluve works that CAG says was never done.