Haryana deputy chief minister Dushyant Chautala on Thursday mentioned that felony motion could be taken in opposition to officers discovered concerned in unlawful registration of property deeds within the state.
On Wednesday, the state had requested the felony investigation division (CID) to look circumstances of small agricultural land being offered off with out the requisite no-objection certificates.
Chautala mentioned the federal government was considering bringing an ordinance to plug loopholes within the regulation getting used to hold out such unlawful property deeds. As soon as the probe is over, the federal government would additionally revise the unlawful registeries which were carried out in violation of part 7A of Haryana city areas act, he mentioned.
“An inquiry is being carried out into the matter of unlawful property deeds being registered not solely in Gurugram however different components of the state as properly. All these concerned in these irregularities, whether or not they’re income division officers, officers from city and nation planning division, city native our bodies or others who’ve facilitated these violations, is not going to solely face suspension however felony motion could be initiated in opposition to them,” mentioned Chautala, whereas interacting with media individuals at John Corridor in Civil Strains.
Chautala’s assertion assumes significance as registries in violation of guidelines have been allegedly carried out by the income division even throughout the lockdown interval. An RTI reply filed by a metropolis primarily based activist had additionally revealed that between April 20 to Might 4, 129 such registries have been carried out by the district income division. It was due to these revelations that Haryana authorities has ordered a ban on registry of properties from July 22 to Might 17.
On Wednesday, the CM Flying Squad, which is a wing of state CID division, mentioned that it was probing the matter associated to unlawful registries and data had been sought from the income division on this regard.
When requested why irregularities pertaining to departments he was holding equivalent to excise and income have been being uncovered, Chautala mentioned that this was as a result of the truth that he was immediate in taking motion in opposition to the violations. “These irregularities are introduced out within the open and strict motion is taken in opposition to the culprits as a substitute of brushing these issues underneath the carpet, which exhibits we imply enterprise and are clear,” he mentioned.