land mafia

UP Govt. to book land mafia under Gangster Act

In a major move to free state-owned land from illegal occupants, the Uttar Pradesh government has said that it will start booking land mafia under the Gangster Act.

Jun 12, 2017, 15:03 PM IST
Yogi Adityanath govt to book land mafia under Gangster Act

Yogi Adityanath govt to book land mafia under Gangster Act

In a major move to free state-owned land from illegal occupants, the Uttar Pradesh government has said that it will start booking land mafia under the Gangster Act.

Jun 12, 2017, 15:01 PM IST
Now, Yogi Adityanath government cracks down on mafia grabbing land in name of religion, sets up 'anti-bhu mafia task force'

Now, Yogi Adityanath government cracks down on mafia grabbing land in name of religion, sets up 'anti-bhu mafia task force'

In yet another big step, Yogi Adityanath has launched a major crackdown against land mafia.

Apr 25, 2017, 19:46 PM IST

I told my brother 'leave journalism or you'll die', says murdered MP scribe's sister

The family members of reporter Sandeep Kothari, who was allegedly burnt alive by the land mafia, said that they had pleaded him to leave the profession as it posed great threat to his life.

Jun 22, 2015, 13:56 PM IST

Police officers warned on hobnobbing with land mafia in Jammu

Under criticism for being hand in glove with the land mafia in Jammu and Kashmir police officers were warned of strict action if any complaints against them for hobnobbing with land grabbers in the state come to the fore.

Apr 28, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

UP: Crackdown on land mafia, 23 cases registered

Twenty-three cases have been registered for alleged encroachment of government land in 27 villages in the district in connection with Hastinapur sanctuary land scam and Gangster Act will be invoked against the accused, a senior official said on Thursday.

Dec 11, 2014, 11:26 AM IST

Clash between rival groups of land mafia in Ghaziabad

A group of land mafia on Saturday fired upon members of its rival group in Indirapuri Colony here over a plot, police said.

Nov 01, 2014, 17:27 PM IST

RTI activist Chandra Mohan Sharma found dead in Noida, body sent for post-mortem

Noida Crime news — RTI activist Chandra Mohan Sharma found dead in Noida, body sent for post-mortem.

May 02, 2014, 17:37 PM IST

Apex court intervention sought to monitor BCCI state bodies

The CPI-M Friday sought the Supreme Court`s intervention to review the constitution of all cricket bodies in India to ensure transparency and accountability in their functioning.

Mar 28, 2014, 17:28 PM IST

BSP MLA claims threat to life from land mafia

BSP member from Baghpat Assembly constituency, Lokesh Dixit told the Assembly that he was facing a threat to his life from land mafia.

Nov 29, 2012, 22:14 PM IST

Hindu graveyard`s property retrieved from land mafia in Pak

Pakistani authorities have retrieved the property of an old Hindu graveyard here from the land mafia on the orders of the Supreme Court.

Oct 31, 2012, 14:12 PM IST

HP Cong in-charge demands probe into Kanda`s investment

AICC general secretary Birender Singh on Saturday demanded a probe into the former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda`s purported investment in a private university in Himachal Pradesh and his connections with state leaders.

Oct 27, 2012, 23:30 PM IST

Hooda government selling state to land mafia: INLD

Opposition Indian National Lok Dal has accused the state government in Haryana of selling the state to the land mafia operating out of Gurgaon.

Aug 30, 2012, 15:55 PM IST

Cong Seva Dal demands CBI Probe against Land Mafia in Jammu

Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress
Seva Dal (JKPSD) on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into alleged land
grabbing by land mafia including governemnt officials, in
Jammu.

Feb 16, 2011, 21:51 PM IST

Virbhadra demands probe into activities of land mafia in HP

Union Steel Minister Virbhadra
Singh Saturday accused `outsiders` of grabbing land in Himachal
Pradesh and demanded a high-level probe into the activities of
the land mafia in the state.

May 02, 2010, 00:15 AM IST