14. Inspection of works etc.

  1. It shall be lawful for the Government or for such officers as they may authorise, to inspect or to cause the inspection or any work carried out under contract in respect of which the payment of interest is guaranteed by a local authority either severally or in conjunction with any other local authority under S. 5 of the Act and every person in charge of the execution of the work shall be bound to afford such facilities as the inspecting officers may require for the purpose of inspection of the work.
  2. The person or the corporate body with whom any such contract for the work is made, shall keep such accounts in respect of the work as the Government or such inspecting officers may require and all such accounts shall be made available to the Government or the inspecting officers for inspection if so called for.