Rs 40 lakh flats sold for Rs 4 lakh, scam suspected

GOANEWS DESK, PANAJI | 16 April 2013 19:49 IST

Ramchandra Muley

Yet another alleged scandal of selling flats worth minimum Rs 40 lakh for Rs four lakh was brought to light in today’s Assembly session.

This time, it is the Goa State Co-operative Bank during the tenure of former chairman Ramchandra Muley.

As independent MLA Naresh Sawal raised the issue, co-operation minister Dipak Dhawalikar admitted it is a scandal.

According to the information he supplied, seven out of 12 flats of 90 square metres each near Church Square in Panaji – mortgaged with the Bank – were auctioned out merely for Rs four lakh each.

Shocked with this information, chief minister Manohar Parrikar said: “Speaker Sir, I am the Panaji MLA and my estimate is that this flat should cost not less than Rs 40 to 50 lakh each”.

“Is it 40 or 4”, asked another independent MLA Vijay Sardesai, in order to actually verify.

“Ek 0 Mulyan Khalo (एक झिरो मुळ्यान खालो)”, commented Parrikar, in a lighter vein.

As Dhawalikar expressed his helplessness in taking action since the matter was presently before the high court, Parrikar said he would verify with the Advocate General and file a case if it doesn’t clash with the court matter.

“The person responsible for this scandal will land up in jail”, assured Parrikar.

Rohan Khaunte, yet another independent MLA, rose up to tell that such scandals are going on this bank since 2001.

Dhawalikar agreed and informed that the Bank had even manipulated with its balance sheet.

According to him, it has shown a profit of Rs 99 lakh in 2011-12. But when the new Board of Directors revised the balance sheet, they found that it is in loss to the tune of Rs 68 crore.

He said the Bank had violated even NABARD guidelines and had gone for One Time Settlement as they wished.

Sawal said the Bank functioning had a problem and such manipulations were noticed even when a person like Prakash Velip was the chairman. 

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The World`s Economies, Banking crisis & recession are attributed to crooked IDIOTS like these, that run the Banks.

No doubt some of the relatives of Ramchandra Muley will have been the main beneficiaries of this scam.

Lets us for a moment, forget the International Mafia Organisations i.e Russians etc.

From all reports & clues available there is a Goa Mafia Organisation operating in Goa`s Capital ,Panjim.

The very heart of this MAFIA is the CCP.

As per many Goans writing on Forums around the world, a self-acclaimed "Street fighter",( also known in English as violent Thug or in India as Goonda), Babush & Jennifer Monseratte are the biggest known scamsters in Panjim.

Not lagging far behind, in the scheme of things, is Vishwajit Rane.

- n.fernandes, London | 17 th April 2013 13:04


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