Panchmahal : Jetha Bharwad, MLA of Urban Assembly Constituency of Panchmahal district, has made a serious allegation of non-payment of Rs 58 lakh by a contractor for the construction of a pucca house in Aniaad.

In this regard, a written application has been given against the MLA in the city police station. A contractor named Jayeshbhai Pagi, a resident of Labhi village in Shehra taluka, in a written application filed at the Shehra police station, alleged that MLA Jetha Bharwad verbally negotiated the construction of a house at Chandalgarh in Shehra taluka and paid Rs. Awarded the contract 1,500.

But when I came to know that the land is in the possession of the forest department, I said that I am the MLA of urban area. The government is in my hands. So you don’t need to worry. After that the contractor started the building work.

The construction of the building was also completed. As the construction was getting ready, Jetha Bharwad demanded the remaining Rs 3.5 lakh and threatened not to get the money. He also alleged that he had threatened to engage in false crime.