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Land case on Mirwaiz, IAS kin | India News – Times of India

SRINAGAR: J&K Police’s Anti-corruption Bureau (ACB) on Tuesday booked Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, his IAS brother-in-law Majeed Khalil Drabu and five others for allegedly encroaching on nearly an acre of “evacuee/custodian land” on which the duo’s Srinagar’s houses stand.“Evacuee” or custodian lands belong to those who migrated to Pakistan after Partition, and they remain in the control of the govt.In the case of Farooq and Drabu, the FIR claims the allotment of the land at Negeen in Hazratbal area of Srinagar several decades ago was done in a wrongful manner in collusion with revenue officials.According to the FIR, ACB’s preliminary inquiry reveals that the land was “unlawfully allotted by the custodian department, without proper sanction and an open auction, violating established provisi...

IAS officer & BJP candidate Parampal Kaur Sidhu’s resignation accepted. How it’s different from VRS

New Delhi: Decks have been cleared for former IAS officer Parampal Kaur Sidhu to file her nomination as a BJP candidate from Bathinda parliamentary seat after her resignation was accepted and the Punjab government issued a no objection certificate (NOC).Bathinda goes to poll on the seventh phase on 1 June. The resignation of the 2011 batch Punjab cadre officer was accepted by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT), which had written to the Punjab government Friday for issuing a NOC to Sidhu. Show Full Article Sidhu, who is the daughter-in-law of Akali Dal leader Sikandar Singh Maluka, had earlier applied for voluntary retirement, but the Punjab government had rejected it on the grounds that she had falsified details and dir...