Irregularities detected in solar plant contract award

Auditors have detected irregularities in the award of the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) and operation and maintenance (O&M) contract for the establishment of the 100 megawatt (MW) solar plant of the Quaid-i-Azam Solar Power Private Limited (QASPL) to a private firm.

Auditor General of Pakistan’s (AGP’s) auditors found illegalities in the 2013-2017 audit of the company, according to an audit report.

Published in Dawn, 24th March, 2018