Jagdeo’s expenses at $45M in 27 months

The state has paid $45.4M in expenses for former President Bharrat Jagdeo in the 27 months since he demitted office and this appears to include the cost of a medivac flight to Florida.

Payments were made under the controversial Former Presi-dents (Benefits and Other Facilities) Act for electricity, transportation and security. This works out to around $1.6M per month mainly for Jagdeo’s Pradoville Two residence.

Details on Jagdeo’s expenses were circulated yesterday in Parliament in response to questions which had been …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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