The CBI has taken over the investigation into the alleged unlawful sale, buy and switch of Waqf Board properties in Allahabad and Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh. The company has additionally registered a case in opposition to former Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chairman Wasim Rizvi in this regard. Officers gave this info. The state authorities had final 12 months appealed to the CBI to research two circumstances.
In reference to certainly one of these, the Uttar Pradesh Police filed an FIR in opposition to Rizvi and others in Allahabad in 2016 and one other in Lucknow in 2017 within the case. The Heart on Wednesday allowed the CBI to research the circumstances. Officers stated the Allahabad case pertained to alleged encroachment at Imambara Ghulam Haider in 2016 and unlawful building of retailers. On the similar time, the FIR registered in Lucknow is expounded to alleged land grabbing in Swaroop Nagar in Kanpur in 2009.
Within the Lucknow case, Rizvi and Wakf Board officers had been accused of canceling registration of Wakf's prized possessions in Kanpur with Rs 27 lakh and lacking necessary papers from the journal. Other than Wasim Rizvi, on this FIR, 4 different individuals have additionally been accused within the land profit.
The FIR within the Allahabad case was registered in August 2016. The then chairman of the board Wasim Rizvi began illegally constructing outlets on Previous GT Highway, Imambara Ghulam Hyder Tripolia. After inspection on 7 Could 2016, the Regional Beneath Engineer closed the unlawful building by demolishing the outdated constructing.
Thereafter building work was began once more. A number of letters had been written to forestall this, but building work continued unabated. After which the FIR was registered on 26 August 2016, naming Rizvi. A case beneath Part 447 and 441 of IPC was registered in opposition to Rizvi. (Company enter)