Saturday, October 29, 2011

Lokayukta police lodges FIR against Minister Nirani

Karnataka, Lokayukta Police today registered an FIR against Industries Minister Murugesh Nirani in connection with alleged irregularities in denotification of lands acquired for industrial purposes.

Eight others, including Nirani's brother H R Nirani, have also been named as accused in the FIR registered following a direction from the Lokayukta court. According to Lokayukta Superintendent of Police, Shivakumar the FIR has been registered on a complaint by industrialist Alam Pasha who accused Nirani of denotifying 20 acres near Devanahalli and 100 acres near Dabaspet near Tumkur.

Nirani is the second minister in the BJP Ministry led by

Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda, against whom Lokayukta police has registered FIR after Home and Transport Minister R Ashoka, who also faces allegations of securing denotification of government land for personal gain.

Lokayukta Police filed the FIR against Ashoka, former Chief minister B S Yeddyurappa and two others on October 21 on a complaint against them.

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