- Planning was already made to take hefty compensation from the government
- Government orders disciplinary action against HCS officers
- Patwaris and employees had already bought the land to be acquired
Haryana government has taken action against 3 HCS officers in a case related to land acquisition in Palwal. The government has ordered to take disciplinary action against HCS officers Kanwar Singh, Jitendra Kumar and Dr Naresh. HCS Kanwar Singh has been suspended and chargesheeted under Under Rule 7. complete scam special railway project Western Dedicated Freight Corridor is connected to.
Land was to be acquired for this project of the Central Government. All these three officers are accused of irregularities in land acquisition during their tenure. Apart from taking disciplinary action against the reader, registration clerk, data entry operator on charges of irregularities, the government has also ordered registration of FIR against the patwaris.
Many complaints had come to the government in this matter. The investigation of which was handed over to the Divisional Commissioner. The Divisional Commissioner has revealed irregularities in his inquiry report. The report of the Divisional Commissioner reached the Additional Chief Secretary, Revenue and Disaster Management Department, Sanjeev Kaushal. He discussed the report with the Chief Minister. CM ordered strict action in this matter. HCS Kanwar Singh has serious charges, so the government has directly recommended him to be chargesheeted under Rule 7 of the Haryana Civil Services (Punishment and Appeal) Rules for major punishment. An explanation has been sought from Jitendra Kumar-4, HCS and Dr. Naresh in this matter. Disciplinary action has been recommended against him.
Seeking reply by issuing notice
In this case, Tehsildar / Naib Tehsildar Pradeep Deshwal, Ashok Kumar S, Rohtas and Prem Prakash have been summoned by issuing notices. In relation to the registry clerks, data entry operators and readers, the Divisional Commissioner and the DC of Palwal have been ordered to take action as per law.
Railway Ministry also informed
The government has also informed the Railway Ministry about the matter. There are allegations that this entire game was played in the matter of compensation for the land to be acquired for the Rail Freight Corridor. Several other officers and employees, including some patwaris, had already purchased the land. After that this land went into acquisition. It is said that these people have bought the land acquired on their own or in the name of their relatives. This is likely to cause serious damage to the project.