MSRDC's former chief Radheshyam Mopalwar gets his job back

A three-member committee gave a clean chit to Radhyesham Mopalwar after probing him for corruption charges


Maharashtra State Roads Development Corporation’s (MSRDC) then managing director Radhyesham Mopalwar has been reinstated as a managing director in Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Developmental Authority (MMRDA).

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Former chief secretary Johnny Joseph who headed a three-member panel gave former MSRDC chief Radheshyam Mopalwar a clean chit after probing the charges of corruption and irregularities which were pressed against him.

In August, a clip had surfaced in which Mopalwar was accused of finalising a deal worth ₹4 crore for a 15,000 sq ft plot in Borivali. When the clip went viral, opposition leader Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil, former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan and NCP leader Ajit Pawar demanded a high-level probe against Mopalwar and a similar demand was made by the leader of the opposition in the legislative council Dhananjay Munde. 

Following which, a committee was formed who then probed the charges and gave Mopalwar a clean chit, after which he was reinstated in his service.

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