Tamimi: Diyala funds were used by the province and its council as electoral propaganda
20:33 - 22/09/2019
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A member of the House of Representatives for Diyala province Riad al-Tamimi, Sunday, that the funds allocated to the province of Diyala from the budget has been exploited by the province and its council as electoral propaganda.
"We had a meeting with Undersecretary of the Ministry of Planning Maher Dohan and the budget committee overseeing projects in the province," Tamimi said in a statement received by the ministry.
Al-Tamimi added: "The discussion was before all departments who objected not to include vital projects that have been submitted by them and with the approval of the local council and the head of the administrative unit."
He explained: "It turned out that the previous budget was prepared by the provincial council and the governor without the knowledge of administrative units and departments of the province," noting that: "through follow-up obtained approval to modify the budget of the province in accordance with the budget law and the government program."
He noted that the province's budget has been exploited by the local government of the province and its council. Finished 25 h