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Graft allegation against Yadav Singh: HC orders CBI probe

The petitioner had given details of Income Tax raids on Singh’s establishments in Delhi, Noida and Ghaziabad.

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday ordered a CBI probe into the amassing of property disproportionate to his known sources of income and misuse of official post by suspended Noida chief engineer Yadav Singh.

The Lucknow bench of the HC, comprising Chief Justice D Y Chandrachud and Justice S N Shukla, passed the order on a PIL filed by social activist Nutan Thakur. The court also directed CBI to include people associated with Yadav Singh in its probe.

The petitioner had given details of Income Tax raids on Singh’s establishments in Delhi, Noida and Ghaziabad on November 27-28 last year and alleged recovery of illegal properties and sought a CBI probe into the matter.