Allahabad HC notice to Tikait

The Allahabad High Court has issued a notice to Bharatiya Kisan Union president Mahendra Singh Tikait in a case related to alleged land grabbing in the district.

Muzaffarnagar: The Allahabad High Court
has issued a notice to Bharatiya Kisan Union president
Mahendra Singh Tikait in a case related to alleged land
grabbing in the district.

The court directed Tikait to reply by July 12.

A bench of Chief Justice A Lal and Justice Shabiul
Hasan has issued the notice on a PIL filed by an ex-army
officer Major Balbir Singh of this district.

According to the petitioner, Tikait has grabbed
several bigas of government land at Sisoli town in the
district.

PTI