PWD Minister Naseemuddin Siddiquis son Afzal Siddiqui did not appear before Lokayukta on Friday to provide the documents pertaining to ownership of land on which he runs a meat factory in Jyotiba Phule Nagar. Instead,Afzal sent a medical certificate to Lokayukta office claiming that he was unwell and sought time for appearing. Lokayukta NK Mehrotra has now asked him to appear by March 9. According to the complaint filed by Ashish Sagar of Banda,Siddiqui is accused of buying the land at less than market rate to evade stamp duty.
Written by Express News Service | Lucknow | Published: March 3, 2012 3:35 am