| Lucknow |
October 19, 2020 3:47:43 am
Rampur police has filed a chargesheet towards a serving police inspector in 16 legal instances after acquiring prosecution sanction towards him from the state authorities. Kushal Veer Singh, posted on the UP Police’s anti-corruption division, has been booked for allegedly threatening villagers to seize their land and likewise on costs of fraud.
Police mentioned all of the instances towards Singh have been registered at Azeem Nagar police station in Rampur final 12 months and in many of the instances, Singh is a co-accused with senior Samajwadi Party chief and Rampur MP Azam Khan.
Superintendent of Police, Rampur, Shogun Gautam has written to the anti-corruption division with particulars of the instances towards Singh and really helpful departmental motion towards him.
“There are 18 instances registered towards inspector Kushal Veer Singh in whole. We sought prosecution sanction from the federal government in all of the instances. The authorities gave us sanction in 16 instances and we filed chargesheet in these. After acquiring sanction within the remaining two instances, we’ll file chargesheet in these, too,” mentioned Gautam.
He added that Singh was presently on anticipatory bail and out of jail. The police had filed chargesheet towards Singh with out arresting him.
According to the Rampur police, Singh is accused of threatening native villagers and grabbing their farm land that was used for “extension” of Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, of which Azam Khan is Chancellor. When villagers objected to the alleged land seize, Singh allegedly threatened to border in false instances. At the time, Singh was station officer of Azeem Nagar police station in Rampur when the incident occurred, added police.
Meanwhile, of the 69 legal instances, Rampur Police are nonetheless investigating two instances pending towards Azam Khan. The police have filed chargesheet towards Azam Khan in 66 instances and closure report in a single case. These instances have been lodged since after January, 2019 at totally different police stations of Rampur.
One of the 2 instances pending towards Azam Khan is in connection together with his “derogatory remarks” about BJP chief Jaya Prada. Notably, in a majority of the instances, native MLA and Azam Khan’s spouse Tazeen Fatma and their son Abdullah Azam Khan are co-accused.
Azam Khan, Tazeen Fatma and Abdullah are lodged in Sitapur district jail since they surrendered at a Rampur courtroom in February this 12 months in reference to a case associated to alleged forgery of Abdullah’s beginning certificates that finally led to his disqualification from the Assembly.
The police mentioned chargesheet in 39 instances and investigation in a single remains to be pending towards towards Abdullah. While the police filed chargesheet towards Tazeen Fatma in 32 legal instances, no investigation is pending towards her.
Meanwhile, the Rampur police are nonetheless persevering with their investigation into Azam Khan’s shut aide and retired deputy superintendent of police, Aaly Hasan Khan in 12 legal instances. Rampur police had arrested Aaly Hasan in August this 12 months from close to district collectorate campus. Police claimed to have recovered pretend paperwork from his possession.
In a number of instances, Aaly Hasan can also be co-accused with Azam Khan. Aaly Hasan is lodged in Rampur district jail since his arrest. He is accused in land grabbing and dishonest instances.
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