Lucknow: A Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court on Thursday directed the State government to produce all the details related to contracts awarded for various projects and purchases under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) in Uttar Pradesh by August 4.

A HC bench comprising Justices Pradeep Kant and Ritu Raj Awasthi has also sought the details of the contracts and tenders through which the government had procured the medicines, ambulance and medical equipments.

The bench also summoned the progress report of seven committees formed by the State government on July 11, 2011 to probe the NRHM irregularities.

The bench further directed the Uttar Pradesh State Industrial Corporation Limited (UPSICL) to furnish details of contracts it allotted for purchase of different materials. The court also sought audit reports conducted by the Central and the State government pertaining to the NRHM funds till 2009.

JPN/Bureau