JK News Today

Srinagar, August 11:

According to Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB)of Jammu and Kashmir  a case has been registered under Disproportionate Asset case against Parvaiz Ahmad Bakshi S/o Abdul Majid Bakshi R/o Khankah-i-Moula Sopore A/P Shams Abad Bemina Srinagar (Block Manager in J&K State Forest Corporation): Searches conducted: Properties worth crores detected.

Based on verification conducted by ACB, it was established that Parvaiz Ahmad Bakshi, block manager in SFC has accumulated huge immovable properties, highly disproportionate to his known sources of income. Consequently case FIR No. 03/2020 u/s 13(1) (b) r/w 13 (2) of Prevention of Corruption Act 1988 was registered in Police Station ACB Baramulla. The searches were conducted simultaneously in Srinagar & Jammu by the teams of ACB in pursuance to the warrants obtained from Hon’ble Court of Special Judge Baramulla.

During searches various incriminating documents were recovered leading to several properties of the accused. The accused official was allegedly found in possession of various Assets during search which include One 3 storey house at Shams Abad Bemina; One double storey house at Gousia Colony Bemina; One double storey house at Sunjwan Jammu;01 Kanal of land at Shams Abad Bemina; Plot of 15 marla at Shams Abad Bemina;01 kanal of land at Gousia Colony Bemina;09 kanals of land at Diver Pattan;04 shops at Hamdania Colony Bemina; 02 shops at Gousia Colony Bemina;01 Scorpoio Car;01 Honda City Car;01 Maruti 800 car;01 Motor Cycle;and 01 Scooty

The ACB release mentions, “The life style of the accused officer was also found quite lavish and incommensurate with his status as a public servant and income thereof. The investigation of the case is going on.”