PM revises figures on controversial Divali function - Roti $250,000, full catering bill $394,000

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Friday, November 18, 2016 - 08:15

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has told the Parliament that the real cost of catering for the now controversial Divali function hosted by the former regime, is $394,000.

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The prime minister said that of that cost, the cost of roti was quarter of a million dollars.

He was responding to a question by Princes Town Member of Parliament Barry Padarath on the issue.

Below is the dialogue in Parliament today, during which Padarath was suspended from the sitting for 15 minutes.

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