Barry Padarath

Princes Town MP to initiate court action against Udecott

Princes Town MP, Barry Padarath is accusing Udecott for breaching the freedom of information act.

A freedom of information application was filed inquiring about the contractors awarded work on the Brian Lara Stadium during the period September 8th, 2015 to August 2016 and the values of the contracts and the process by which they were awarded.

Padarath says several months have elapsed and still no response from Udecott. 

Padarath congratulates police on massive ammunition haul

Princes Town MP Barry Padarath has congratulated the police for their seizure of 6,800 bullets and five high-powered firearms in Piparo on Saturday.

The following is a statement issued by Padarath's office today.

"Princes Town MP, Barry Padarath congratulated the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service for their hard work and diligence in the seizure of 6,800 rounds of ammunition in Piparo, Princes Town.

Padarath to repay Parliament $60,000 for hiring relative

Apart from Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar, two other Opposition UNC MPs had relatives employed at their respective constituency offices in this current parliamentary term, and a third UNC MP still has a “distant” relative employed.

They are Princes Town MP Barry Padarath, Caroni Central MP Dr Bhoe Tewarie and Mayaro MP Rushton Paray.