|Blog||Posted By: hindtodaynews on:10/5/2013 8:29:35 PM|
Sri Pranab Mukhurjee,
President of India visited Odisha twice
in the year 2013 ( 24th and 25th
April and 7th and 8th
Sept. ). On 13.9.13, RTI Application was
submitted to the PIO, office of Governor, Odisha seeking information about
details of expenditure made for Sri
Pranab Mukherjee and his entourage during visit, Maintenance and repairing of
Raj Bhawan, Puri in connection with the visit of the President of India. The
information provided by the PIO on 3.10.13
is as follows.
An amount of expenditure Rs. 2,49,220/- ( Rupees two lakhs fourty-nine thousand
two hundred only) was made towards hospitality extended in shape of State Banquet ( Dinner) in hour of President
of India and Buffet dinner to entourage
on 24th April, 2013
during stay at Raj Bhawan, Bhubaneswar , arranged by Hotel Mayfair,
B. An amount
of expenditure Rs. 10,277/- ( ten
thousand two hundred seventy seven only) was made towards breakfast and Room
Toiletries etc. to all suites for
President of India and entourage on 25th
April, 2013 which were arranged by Raj Bhawan.
2. ( A) An amount of Rs. 1,74,511/- ( Rupees one
lakh seventy four thousand
five hundred eleven only) has
been charged towards hospitality
extended ( Lunch eon &
Evening snacks ) for president of India and entourage
during stay at Raj Bhawan , Bhubaneswar
on 7th Sept. 2013 ararnged by Hotel May Fair, Bhubaneswar.
(B) An amount of
Expenditure Rs. 9,228/- was made
towards other items like Bisleri
water supplied to all suites , room toiletries in all suites,
fruits, snacks etc. supplied tto suites,
food packets for Carcade drivers and
police personnel, milk, tea etc. for president of India and entourage during stay
at Raj Bhawan, Bhubaneswar on 7th
Sept. arranged by Raj Bhawan,
An amount of expenditure Rs. 2,59,829/- was made by Collector, Puri towards
hospitality ( Lunch etc.) extended to President of India and entourage
during stay at Raj Bhawan, Puri on 25h
April, 13 arranged by Hotel May Fair, Puri.
(b) An amount of expenditure Rs. 45,000/- was made
towards boarding and lodging charges
of crew members of the President
of India and entourage during VVIP’s stay at Raj Bhawan, Puri on 25th April,
2013 arranged by Hoel Holiday Resorts, Puri
( C) The Bill towards
expenditure of visit of President of India and
entourage to Raj Bhawan Puri on 7th
September, 2013 has not yet received from Collector, Puri.
Maintenance and repair of Raj Bhawan, Puri on 24th and 25th
Fund allotted Rs.
proposal has been received from GED and PWD authorities as yet.
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