|ACB registers case against Kuldeep Khajuria, ex Commissioner JMC |
|Disproportionate assets worth crores detected, Searches conducted at Delhi, Chandigarh Haryana|
|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Nov 18 : In pursuance of investigation of case FIR No. 26/2019 P/S ACB Jammu conducted searches in the residential house of accused Kuldeep Khajuria former Municipal Commissioner Jammu / Chairman BOCA at House No. 214 Sec. 1, Ext. Adrash Enclave Trikuta Nagar, Jammu various incriminating documents were recovered from the said house.
According to official handout, on scrutiny of these documents it was revealed that the accused Kuldeep Khajuria has acquired huge properties / assets both movable and immovable worth crores of rupees in his name and in the name of his family members which includes three storeyed palatial house at Adarsh Enclave Trikuta Nagar Jammu,flat at Hyde Park Estate DLF Chandigarh, flat at Golden Palm at Noida, flat at Vardhman Springdale at Sector No. 03 Dharuhera Haryana, land measuring 02 kanals, 17 marlas at Chowadhi, Jammu, plot measuring 48'X80' bearing khasra No.256 situated at JDA colony Trikuta Nagar Jammu, land measuring 13 kanals and 11 marlas at Rakh Bhagla Tehsil Samba, land measuring 10 marlas in Sainik colony Jammu, (ix) 50 ½ tolas golden ornaments, partnership in M/S Kashmir Bottles situated at SIDCO Growth Industrial Samba, share in the partnership in National Marketing Corporation, 50% share Partnership in M/S Moonlight Bar and Restaurant situated at Bus Stand Bari Brahmana, Manufacturing industrial unit of corrugated Boxes, Unit M/S Bhaskar lights at SIDCO Birpur, Samba, lent interest free loan of 20 lacs to Bal Krishan S/O Om Parkash R/O Talli Morh, New Plot Jammu, (xvi) Restaurant at Channi Himmat Jammu and FDR's amounting to Rs. 40 lakh. It is pertinent to mention here that the accused Kuldeep Khajuria retired as Secretary from Govt. Service in December, 2016. The properties were found to have been acquired by him during his service period since between1984 & 2016.
Thus in consequence of his indulgement in corrupt and illegal practices, the officer has acquired huge assets, both movable and immovable by investing proceeds of his ill-gotten money in such properties/assets. Further investigation of case is going on.