Former Delhi minister and four- time MLA Prof Jagdish Mukhi,the BJP candidate for West Delhi seat,owns assets worth around Rs 2.32 crore. Mukhi,however,has a liability of 42.25 lakh against his name while his spouse has also availed a loan of Rs 48.20 lakh,according to the affidavit filed by him on Friday at the Deputy Commissioner’s Office,Rampura.
Senior BJP leader and Delhi assembly Opposition leader Vijay Kumar Malhotra,Pervez Varma,Son of former Chief minister Sahib Singh Verma,MLAs H S Balli,O P Babbar and a large number of party activists accompanied Mukhi as he filed his affidavit.
The former Delhi Finance,Planning and Higher Education minister has bank deposits and investments worth Rs 77,69,161 while his cash-in-hand amounts to Rs 20,760. His wife has Rs 61.83 lakh as bank balance and deposits,besides Rs 48,034 as cash-in-hand and bonds and debentures worth Rs 10,49,305.
However,he and his wife own no motor vehicles but assets worth Rs 30 lakh has been registered in his son Atul Yadav’s name.
66-year-old Mukhi,a P Hd holder from Kurukshetra University,is not facing any serious offences but has a defacement charge pending against him.