Kathua, March 24 : On the basis of verification regarding probe into the illegal entries on state land by the revenue officers/officials at Dhar Sarthal of District Kathua, vigilance organization registered a formal case.
Detailed investigations by the vigilance organization into the matter proved the allegations of corruption charges against Liyakat Ali (then patwari) now Naib Tehsildar Duggan Dhar Sarthal tehsil Bani and Abdul Sattar then Naib tehsildar Bani (now retired) who by abuse of official position with ulterior motives in order to give undue benefits to the beneficiaries made number of illegal/fraudulent Girdawari entries of State land situated at Dhar Sarthal under Roshni Scheme.
After the case has been proved against above said revenue officers, vigilance organization produced charge sheet against Liyakat Ali (then patwari) now Naib Tehsildar Duggan Dhar Sarthal tehsil Bani and Abdul Sattar then Naib tehsildar Bani (now retired) before the Judge Anti-Corruption Court, Kathua. Taking cognizance of the matter, the accused persons have been sent to judicial custody till March 31 this year and they have been lodged in District Jail Kathua by sleuths of vigilance organization. (CNS)