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Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday suspended then CMO for corruption in PM Awas Yojana. He ordered the suspension during a public meeting Jeroen village.  

The chief minister shared a video in which he can be seen directing officials to pass an order suspending the person responsible for the corruption in PM Awas Yojana. 

"I have gone out to do public darshan to listen to the problems of the people of the state. Today, information was received about corruption in the implementation of PM Awas Yojana in Jeroen village. 

“I have suspended the then CMO with immediate effect and have also directed the concerned officers to be investigated by the Bureau of Investigation," he wrote on Twitter.

Laster in another public meeting, the chief minister said that he received complaints from Jeron that massive corruption took place there in connection with PM Awas Yojana, money was taken from people. “I immediately suspended CMO & another officer and issued the order. No corrupt person will be spared," he assured people while they cheered for the action he took against ‘corrupt officials. 

“Nagar Panchayat Prithvipur should also be probed, I have come to know of departmental irregularities here. The guilty won't be spared. I have also received complaints against the Tehsildar here, corruption is taking place. The Tehsildar is being suspended, a probe will be done," Shivraj Singh Chouhan said. 

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