Senior Advocate Gopal Subramanium, appointed by the Supreme Court as Amicus Curiae, has submitted a report before the Court about the dismal state of Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala and the mismanagement of the temple fund and wealth.
Seeking an independent probe into the allegations against the administrators, he sought for an order to set up a Special Investigation Team which is to be headed by the Director, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
“It has been noticed and found by the Amicus Curiae as well as the Special Audit Authority led by Shri Vinod Rai that Gold, Silver and other valuable artefacts and jewels of the Shri Padmanabhaswamy Temple have gone missing over the years”, says his report.
Amicus also referred to the report of Vinod Rai led Special Audit Authority which had recommended a detailed probe into the loss of Gold .
Major findings of the Amicus Curiae relating to mismanagement of wealth:
Major findings of the Special Audit Authority led by Shri Vinod Rai, former Comptroller and Auditor General of India :