Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has directed the Public Works Department to initiate probe against his close relative Sanjay Singh in the alleged forgery in the registration of his construction company Nilaksh Infrastructure Private Limited as contractor.

“The Chief Minister in his letter to the PWD has directed probe against his close relative in the alleged forgery case,” PWD minister Nagendra Singh told the Assembly while responding to a question raised by Congress MLA Panchilal Medha here on Monday.

He further said that the initial enquiry states that the company had got full clearance under A-3, A-4 and A-5 grade contractor.

The Chief Minister’s move came after Leader of Opposition in the Assembly, Ajay Singh alleged that Sanjay had registered the company on the basis of forged documents and demanded forgery case against him.