Land Scam Case

  • High Court quashes notice issued to Nishank on land scam case June 27, 2014

    In a major reprieve to former Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank, the Uttarakhand High Court quashed a notice issued to him by the Tripathi Commission in connection with an alleged land scam during his tenure. Justice Alok Singh of the high court based in Nainital quashed the notice issued in connection...
  • Court rejects petition seeking Kailash Vijaywargiya be made an accused in land scam case December 21, 2013

    In a relief for senior BJP MLA Kailash Vijaywargiya, likely to be inducted into the Madhya Pradesh cabinet on Saturday, an anticorruption court in Indore on Friday rejected a petition which had sought that he be made an accused in a land scam case. Vijaywargiya was a minister in the previous...
  • J&K: Senior IAS officer arrested in Gulmarg land scam case September 23, 2013

    Srinagar: Senior IAS officer Baseer Ahmad Khan was on Monday arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir State Vigilance Organisation for allegedly misusing his official position for illegal transfer of government land in Gulmarg worth crores of rupees. "Deputy Commissioner, Kishtwar district, Baseer Ahmad Khan today reported at police station, Vigilance, where...
  • Will challenge Army Chief's order: Lt Gen Prakash May 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Sacked army officer Lt Gen Avadesh Prakash has said that he will challenge Army Chief General VK Singh's decision to dismiss him from the service after he was found guilty by an Army court in the Sukna land scam case. "I am going to take recourse and challengE the...
  • Case exposes Achuthanandan's true face: Cong January 14, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Rejecting CPI(M) veteran VS Achuthanandan's contention that the vigilance case against him in a land allotment scam was a political conspiracy, the Congress in Kerala on Saturday said the preliminary probe in the matter revealed the true face of Achuthanandan. "His mask is off. He has always claimed himself to...
  • Trouble brews for Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa May 15, 2011

    Bangalore: Land scam allegations have returned to haunt Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa. The chief minister is now facing a rebellion from old friend and state BJP president KS Eshwarappa who has reportedly asked for a change in leadership. At the same time, a special court has ordered an inquiry...