Crime Branch books revenue officials, land broker for duping innocents

Srinagar, Dec 6, CNS: Crime Branch Kashmir received a complaint from one Humayun Ashraf Lone, stating therein that he has purchased a piece of land measuring one kanal situated at Mouza Rawal-Pora, Tehsil Budgam, from Farooq Ahmad Sofi, through land broker Nazir Ahmad Dar S/O Gh. Ahmad Dar R/O Parraypora, Sgr, in the year 2007 and to this effect a sale deed was executed on 11.04.2007 between vendor and vendees before the Hon’ble Court of Sub-Registrar Budgam and one Mohammad Altaf Chowdary is claiming to have purchased the same plot in the year 2008 from from the same land broker.
A preliminary enquiry was initiated at Crime Branch Kashmir, Srinagar. During the course of enquiry it was established that the land broker Nazir Ahmad Dar got the said land mutated under mutation No. 9615 but the same plot of land under Khasra No. 1612 was sold to another person namely Altaf Ahmad Wani @ Chowdary R/O Hari Singh H igh Street Srinagar by executing another sale deed in the Hon’ble Court thereby executing two sale deeds for one and the same plot of land. In this way, the suspect Nazir Ahmad Dar (land broker) S/O Gh. Mohammad Dar R/O Parray-Pora Baghat, in connivance with the revenue officials cheated the complainant Humayun Ashraf Lone as well as Altaf Ahmed Wani by grabbing their hard earned money.