Panjim: Goa Lokayukta Justice P K Misra on Thursday directed Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) to produce the file processing the complaint filed by Adv Aires Rodrigues on the disproportionate assets acquired by Power Minister Pandurang Madkaikar and his wife Janita Madkaikar the Sarpanch of Old Goa.
Adjourning the hearing to August 16, the Lokayukta further directed ACB to also produce all connected files on the matter.
Rodrigues had filed a complaint with the Lokayukta over the inaction of the ACB in probing the complaint against Madkaikar. The Lokayukta had then directed the Chief Secretary and the SP of ACB to file a status report on the investigation conducted into the complaint. ACB in its status report stated it had not pursued the complaint as the Lokayukta was now seized of the matter. [H]