ACC investigation pushes one to suspension


Sept 16: The managing director (MD) of construction development corporation limited (CDCL) under the works and human settlement ministry has been suspended following an anti-corruption commission (ACC) investigation.

The ACC had written a letter to the ministry, stating that they saw evidence of corruption against the CDCL MD. Ministry officials said that the managing director, Sonam Dorji, was suspended last week, following an order from ACC.

The MD has been accused of embezzlement in the purchase and handling of construction equipment and material.

Ministry officials also said that his services would remain suspended until the ACC investigation was over.