Ghazipur, July 5
District authorities right here have demolished a godown, part-owned by don-turned-BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari’s spouse and rented out to the Food Corporation of India, saying it was constructed on illegally acquired land.
The administration has additionally issued a discover to Ansari’s spouse Afsa Begum over irregularities involving a lodge owned by her and the couple’s youngsters, officers stated on Sunday.
Afsa Begum and her enterprise companions had fudged information to get themselves registered as house owners of a pond in Fatehpur village, District Magistrate Om Prakash Arya stated.
The godown was constructed rather than a pond on 5 bighas of land by M/s Vikas Construction by which Ansari’s spouse Afsa Begum and his brother-in-law Aatif Raja are companions, stated Arya.
The three different companions within the agency are Zakir Hussain, Ravindra Narayan Singh and Anwar Shahzada, stated Arya.
The godown was demolished on Saturday together with its boundary wall and the administration has initiated motion within the matter, he added.
Meanwhile, Ghazipur Sub Divisional Magistrate Prabhas Kumar stated the district administration has additionally issued a discover to the house owners of Gajal Hotel inbuilt Mahubagh locality of the town over some irregularities involving it.
The lodge is owned by Afsa Begum and her sons Abbas Ansari and Umar Ansari, added Kumar.
“Several shortcomings have been found in the hotel, and a notice has been issued to its owners,” he stated.
Mukhtar Ansari is a sitting BSP MLA from Mau meeting constituency in Uttar Pradesh. PTI