SRINAGAR: Crime Branch Kashmir has booked land brokers for selling state land in Tangmarg.
A Crime Branch statement said a complaint was received from inhabitants of village BangilDhobiwan Tangmarg alleging therein that some land brokers/Mafia encroached the state land measuring 25 Kanals situated at DhobiwanKunzar. Subsequently, a preliminary enquiry was initiated in Crime Branch Kashmir.
Crime Branch Kashmir initiated an inquiry which revealed that one Mohammad Najeeb Goni son of Abdul Ganie Goni resident of Barzulla Baghat Srinagar in league with some land brokers Ghulam Mohammad Son of Abdul Aziz Bhat resident of UrsanBangil, Mohammad Ashraf Wani son of Mohammad Munawar resident of Utikoo Tehsil Karhama have sold, trespassed and encroached State land falling under survey No’s.5444,5447,5459, 5490,5452, 5460,5451,6439 situated at village DhobiwanKunzar.
“It has been found that the accused persons have erected a wall and the sign boards on the said plot thereby converting the said land into plots to easily offer for sale to interesting parties. Najeeb Goni has issued power of attorney in favour of Ghulam Mohammad for sale of State land against consideration who in league with others has sold the land after carving out plots,” statement reads.
Accordingly, FIR NO.28/2018 U/S 420,447-A RPC has been registered against accused persons and Ghulam Mohammad, Mohammad Ashraf Wani have been arrested so far, statement added.