Assets

  • Karnataka mining scam: Rs 37.86 crore assets of Reddy attached 5 days ago

    New Delhi: A special anti-money laundering court has attached assets worth over Rs 37.86 crore belonging to former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy and his wife in connection with an alleged multi-crore iron ore mining scam. The assets, which include a Rs 4 crore flat in Bangalore, a...
  • DMK threatens to sue Justice Katju, demands unconditional apology August 11, 2014

    Chennai: In a strong reaction to the allegations leveled at party chief K Karunanidhi, DMK on Monday threatened to sue Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju and demaded an unconditional apology for his comments. In a statement, DMK's organising secretary RS Barathi raised counter questions on Katju's assets and...
  • Centre asks ministries to furnish officials' property details online August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: In a bid to ensure transparency, the Narendra Modi government has asked all departments and ministries to put property details of officials on their respective websites. A government circular in this regard was recently received by the Defence Ministry, which says that the new rules for filing property returns...
  • Lokayukta police conducts raids at government official's houses July 25, 2014

    The Lokayukta police conducted raids at two houses of an official of Narmada Valley Development Authority at Barwani and Gwalior, and recovered assets worth over Rs 90 lakh that were disproportionate to his known sources of income. Acting on a tip-off, police conducted searches at the residences of agriculture development and...
  • Lokpal: Bureaucrats to declare assets under new rules July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central government has notified rules under the Lokpal Act making it mandatory for all its employees to file declarations of their assets and liabilities and those of their spouses and dependent children. It has issued new forms for filing these returns which have fields to give details on...
  • Narendra Modi to target record asset sales in Budget: source July 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The government will seek to raise up to a record $11.7 billion in asset sales in its maiden Budget this week, a senior government source said, bolstering state finances and buying time for structural reforms to revive a weak economy. The privatisation target could reach Rs 700 billion, almost...
  • DA case: Anxious days for TN CM Jaya, judgement day nears June 19, 2014

    Bangalore: The clock's ticking away for the judgement day for Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in her crucial disproportionate assets (DA) case. Final arguments by the defence began on Thursday morning, 18 years after the first FIR was filed against Jayalalithaa by the Tamil Nadu vigilance department. The case,...
  • DA case: Supreme Court stays trial against Jayalalithaa May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed for 10 days the ongoing trial in a disproportionate assets case before a Bangalore court against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. A bench comprising Justices BS Chauhan and AK Sikri, however, said that the civil proceedings, pending before the same trial court...
  • MP Lokayukta detects ill gotten wealth worth over Rs 300 crore May 25, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta has detected in the last five years wealth and properties worth over Rs 300 crore acquired allegedly through corrupt means. As many as 146 cases related to Disproportionate Assets (DA) were registered involving corrupt proceeds worth Rs 303 crore between June 29, 2009 and April 30, 2014, Madhya...
  • Lokayukta raids bureaucrat's premises, unearths illegal assets worth crores May 20, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta Police on Monday raided the official residence and other premises of State Joint Director, Industries, RC Kuriel in two cities and unearthed details of immovable properties worth crores, disproportionate to his known sources of income. Acting on a tip-off, the raid was carried out simultaneously at Kuriel's official...
  • MP: Lokayukta raids premises of IPS officer May 15, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta conducted early morning raids at the premises of IPS officer Mayank Jain, IG Community Policing on Thursday. The Lokyukta sleuths have unearthed documents showing assets including 50 acres of land, two nursing homes and 8 houses spread across Rewa, Indore and Bhopal. The officer belongs...
  • Bengal candidate has Rs 20,000 cash in hand but Rs 2,000 crore in poll affidavit May 12, 2014

    Kolkata: An independent candidate fighting from two Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal has declared assets worth a whopping Rs 2,000 crore, making her one of the richest in the fray in the general election across the country. However, Shamali Das says her ownership of the vast wealth is only...
  • States with highest percentage of crorepati candidates have none with criminal records May 8, 2014

    Now that Association of Democratic Reforms' tabulated analysed affidavits for all 543 constituencies, let's see where the rich candidates live. On measure is to look at the number of crorepati candidates.Uttar Pradesh, with over 400 crorepati candidates, tops the list. However, it also tops the list of number of candidates...
  • SMTM: BJP veteran Advani's assets worth Rs 7.6 crore May 2, 2014

    Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani has cash reserves of Rs 35,000 and his investments and deposits are valued at Rs 1.6 crore. He and his wife have jewellery worth Rs 39.4 lakh. His properties in Gurgaon and Gandhinagar are valued at Rs 5.5 crore. The total value of...
  • SMTM: Soni Sori one of the poorest candidates with just Rs 1.9 lakh May 2, 2014

    An adivasi school teacher and Aam Aadmi Party leader from from Bastar, Soni Sori has Rs 95,000 in hand collected through donations made for the party. She has Rs 1 lakh as fixed deposit in the bank. She has no vehicles, jewellery or property in her name. She is among...
  • Disproportionate assets worth Rs 1.83 crore seized from DC May 1, 2014

    The Economic Offences Unit of Bihar police on Wednesday seized disproportionate assets worth Rs 1.83 crore from a senior deputy collector, who is currently under suspension. An FIR under Prevention of Corruption Act has been lodged against senior deputy collector of Vaishali district, Abhiram Trivedi, Additional Director General (HQ) Ravinder Kumar...
  • Assets worth Rs 1 crore seized from government college principal's house April 26, 2014

    Disproportionate assets worth over Rs 1 crore were seized from the office and residence  of the principal of a government college, by the Economic Offences Unit of the Bihar Police. "Our teams have seized property related documents with a book value, or registered value worth Rs 1 crore. The market value...
  • SMTM: BJP's Vinod Khanna owns assets worth Rs 67 crore April 26, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Gurdaspur Vinod Khanna has Rs 8.4 lakh cash in hand and his investments and bank deposits are valued at Rs 7.6 crore. He and his wife have jewellery worth Rs 1.2 crore. The Bollywood actor has 7 cars including a BMW, Altis and Innova valued...
  • From Vadodara to Varanasi: Modi's assets rise by Rs 14 lakh April 24, 2014

    Varanasi: BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday disclosed total assets worth Rs 1.65 crore -a rise of Rs 14.34 lakh from his declaration for Vadodara Lok Sabha seat about a fortnight back. The Gujarat Chief Minister's wealth is Rs 68 lakh higher than his main opponent AAP's Arvind Kejriwal...
  • LS polls: Adhir Chowdhury's assets multiply, so do his criminal cases April 22, 2014

    Along with his assets, the number of criminal cases pending against union minister and West Bengal state Congress president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury - fighting to retain his Bahrampur Lok Sabha seat - have multiplied manifold over the past five years. According to his affidavit submitted as part of the nomination filing...
  • Show Me The Money: Varun Gandhi's total assets valued at Rs 35.7 Crore April 22, 2014

    BJP leader Varun Gandhi who is contesting the Lok Sabha election from Sultanpur has Rs 3.1 lakh cash reserve. Gandhi and his wife have Commercial and residential properties in Delhi valued at Rs 15.6 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Kumar Vishwas's total assets valued at Rs 3.8 Crore April 22, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas who is contesting the Lok Sabha election from Amethi has Rs 2.8 lakh cash reserve. Vishwas has Agriculture land and residential properties in Uttar Pradesh valued at Rs 1.9 crore. ...
  • Lok Sabha polls: 14 candidates in Tamil Nadu with 'zero assets' April 21, 2014

    At a time when many Lok Sabha candidates are coming out with eye-popping details of their assets worth crores, 14 candidates in the poll fray in Tamil Nadu, mostly independents, have declared 'zero assets'. They are among 845 candidates of well established political entities, among whom are 14 contestants with high...
  • Show Me The Money: Ambika Soni has assets worth over Rs 117.99 crore April 19, 2014

    Senior Congress leader Ambika Soni from Anandpur Sahib has Rs 90,000 worth of Cash in hand and her investmens and deposits are vlaued at Rs 13.2 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Arun Jaitley's total assets valued at Rs 113 Crore April 14, 2014

    Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley who is contesting the Lok Sabha election from Amritsar has Rs 1.42 crore cash reserve. He owns 6 vehicles including Mercedes, a BMW, a Porsche worth Rs 3.10 crore. Jaitley has properties in Haryana, Delhi and Gujarat valued at Rs 37.3 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Amarinder Singh has assets worth over Rs 81 cr April 13, 2014

    Former Punjab chief minister and Congress leader Amarinder Singh has his assets valued at over Rs 81.98 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: BJP MP Hema Malini has assets worth over Rs 192 cr April 13, 2014

    Bollywood actress-turned-politician Hema Malini has her total assets valued at Rs 192.6 crore. The BJP MP has Rs 12.7 lakh cash with her. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Poonam Mahajan has assets worth Rs 108 crore April 11, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party nominee and senior party leader Pramod Mahajan's daughter Poonam Mahajan has her total assets valued at Rs 108 crore. ...
  • 'Golden man' Bappi Lahiri's wife owns more gold April 10, 2014

    Kolkata: Known for always sporting flashy gold chains, veteran Bollywood musician Bappi Lahiri's wife owns more jewellery than her husband and he owns moveable and immoveable assets worth nearly Rs 12 crores besides five cars including BMW and Audi. According to Bapi's affidavit filed with the Election Commission, he owns 754...
  • Show Me The Money: Narendra Modi's total assets valued at Rs 1.5 Crore April 10, 2014

    BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has 29,700 cash in hand. His bank deposits and investment are valued at Rs. 48.7 lakh. Modi owns a plot in Gandhinagar, Gujarat valued at Rs. 1 crore. ...