Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, while taking oath as CM in the year 2017, said that there is no place for criminals in the state. Taking action against criminals one after the other, they have seized their illegally acquired property. In this sequence, after Mukhtar Ansari and Atiq Ahmed, action has been taken by confiscating properties worth crores of mafia, who are among the top criminals of Gorakhpur district.
Action on three big mafia of the district within 10 days
Let us inform that the District Magistrate, who has come into action, has attached properties worth crores of rupees of mafia Pradeep Singh, Sudhir Singh and Randhir Singh within the last 10 days. In this, the farm, land, 3 luxurious houses and 3 luxury cars of jailed mafia Pradeep Singh, which cost about 19 crores, are included. Apart from this, two luxury Fortuner vehicles of Sudhir Singh (worth Rs. 1.25 crore) and gangster Randhir Singh’s shop, complex, restaurant and lawn on one acre 45 decim located at HN Singh intersection have been attached.
The value of the confiscated property of Randhir is above Rs 50 crore. These mafia have acquired property in fear and illegal way, after which taking action on these illegally acquired property of the mafia, the administration has seized it.
Dozens of cases are registered against these mafia
The top-10 criminal mafia of the district, Sudhir Singh, has more than two dozen cases registered against him in various police stations of Gorakhpur district including Lucknow, including murder, attempt to murder, robbery, goonda act, while Pradeep Singh is facing robbery, dacoity murder, gangster, including Arms Act. More than 50 cases are registered. At the same time, more than 10 cases are registered against Randhir Singh under serious sections in Shahpur police station.
Mafia in panic due to administration’s action
After the big action by the district administration on the mafia one after the other, other criminals of the district have come under panic. District Magistrate K. Vijendra Pandian says that so far action has been taken by confiscating illegally acquired properties of dozens of criminals. While the list of others is being prepared.