Like our Facebook Page

Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
Breaking News :   Indrani drug overdose case: Probe focusing on "poisoning" angle | Centre asks states to take action against communal violence | AKRS convenes meeting | LMD seizes 7200 tins of Rani Juice at Udhampur | JTTAC deputation submits memorandum to Dr Jitendra | Ruckus breaks out in Assembly after Cong, NC legislators storm Well of House | Enjoys all privileges, perks as legislator; indulges in anti-India rhetoric | Illegal constructions over shadow clean governance claims | Out of power, Omar vents frustration at Speaker | Council witnesses pandemonium as opposition members' corner Govt on different issues | Panthers becoming voice of neglected, oppressed Jammu people | BEd annual exams going on, revaluation result of bi-annual yet to be declared | Transfers of "tainted" SHOs, I/C PPs on cards | Beef ban: Why BJP's on losing side? | Congress protests, BJP silent over tax on Vaishno Devi pilgrimage | Tak seeks high level probe into appointments | Telecom companies violates norm, install towers in residential areas | 69 killed in militancy-related, Pak firing incidents this yr' | Govt has no proposal to regularize VDCs | HC issues contempt notice to JU VC | Communally sensitive Kishtwar District tops list with 54502 licenses | SC asks HC to set up 3-judge bench | Around 3 lakh households lack electricity in JK: Nirmal | MLC seeks ATR from Deputy Commissioner Jammu | Kupwara encounter: One foreign militant, four soldiers killed | Malai villagers facing threat of land slides, soil erosion | People lashs out at GREF, R&B for bad roads | PWD casual labourers hold protest | Children Science Congress organized | AAP expresses concern over unhygienic condition at GMCH | NSF stages protest against JU admin | Retired paramilitary personnel's chain hunger strike enters 25th day | Army provides furniture to Schools in Sunderbani | Langeh elected PDP zonal president Marh | PSC declares KCS Judicial, KAS Prelims results | J&K Bank slashes Base Rate to 9.50% | SNM pays tributes to Arnia attack victims | Pass hindu shrines Bill in Autumn session or face consequence: APHCC | JKAC vows to fight against corruption | Firm refuses to start work on Patnitop ropeway | Over 2,400 persons killed in road accidents since 2013 | Pakistan's terrorist activities detrimental to their own existence | Scientific mining over Raavi shortly | District Fund Office compiler convicted | Most of the Jails in state overcrowded | Former MP, eight ex-MLAs involved in liquor trade: Minister | Retired Police Personnel Forum rejects Govt order | Expedite steps to recover bad loans: AIBOA | Court directs Airport Snack Bar to deposit Rs 1 lakh in Legal Service Authority | Power shut down | CAPD fixes dengue test rates | HC directive to CE for macadamisation of parking area | Minor among 5 killed in road mishaps | Alleged rapist denied bail | Panthers Party criticizes PMGSY for irregularities | Forest dept, FPF seizes two more illegal saw mills | SVEEP programmes, rallies organizes at Vijaypur | | PDP workers hold meeting | 700 persons enrolled under Aasra scheme | 2 bovine smuggling bids foiled | Police launches drive against traffic rule violators in Bhaderwah | JKSWB Chairperson reviews progress of Board | Residents of Rehan hold protest against PWD officials | Brahm Sava Commety formed | Truck union appeal for minimizing toll plaza rates | Authority lifts stock of Rani Juice | Locals stage protest against Dy CM over Power cuts | LMD books two traders for overcharging | DC convenes meeting to discuss revenue issues | SMVD Shrine Board organises Yoga classes at SGC Katra | Gandhi Jayanti celebrated | Corruption: Process must begin from politicians | Of Military Coups and 'Staged' Encounters | Pak mistakes India's suggestion for precondition | Adolescent Education Program 2015 organized | Dr Nitin finds place in 'Google Scholar Top Citations' list | Marnoprant presented in ATG Natya Utsav | Sub-junior probables get selection in Boys, Girls Section in Kabaddi | SMSNHSS celebrates World Animal Day | MRCC beats EWCC in Bilateral Series at KC Sports Club | Parveen Club wins Udhampur Handball title | Blue Day celebrated at DCM Public School | JSS students bag 5 medals | Ayush free medical aid camp organised by BBIA | CMS students win gold medals in fencing competition | State level u/19 Cricket tourney begins at Kathua | Back Issues  
news details
SMVDU land compensation scam: DC Udhampur's office raided
11/9/2010 11:01:07 PM

JAMMU, Nov 9: The crime branch today raided the office of deputy commissioner, Udhampur, and seized records related to Shree Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU) land compensation scam.
For six hours, the CB sleuths examined the entire record, highly placed CB sources said.
The embezzlement in the disbursement of compensation for land acquired by SMVDU came to limelight when some people lodged a complaint with CB, Jammu, alleging that they had not received compensation till now.
Sources said those who did not get compensation had filed a case against SMVDU.
On the basis of complaints, a CB team led by SP Ranjeet Singh Sambyal, Inspector Anu Sharma and SI Javed Ahmed conducted a raid and seized the record.
Sources said during the scrutiny of record, it was found that SMVDU acquired over 3,506 kanals and 6 marlas of land at Kakryal for the purpose of establishing university.
An amount of Rs 8 cr was also granted to the revenue department for its disbursement as compensation by SMVDU.
But out of Rs 8 cr, revenue officials of district Udhampur disbursed only Rs 7 cr and 10 lakh. Thus Rs 90 lakh were embezzled. When contacted, an official of SMVDU said SMVDU was embarrassed by the act of revenue officials and added that in 2002, about 80 families, who were owners of the land acquired by the university, were accommodated in a separate colony and given compensation also.
Sources said after the detection of Rs 90 lakh scam, a list of the revenue officials, who were given the charge of disbursement of compensation, was prepared for questioning them. A CB team would also approach SMVDU administration for its cooperation in the case.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
top stories of the day
Early Times Android App
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
Train Enquiry
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center