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CBI questions Hooda in Manesar land deal case

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The today questioned former chief minister in connection with Manesar land deal scam.

A spokesperson said that he was being questioned.


Hooda was recently quizzed by the agency in connection with alleged irregularities in the allotment of industrial plots in Panchkula.

The agency had registered the case in September 2015 on allegations that private builders in conspiracy with unknown public servants of the had purchased around 400 acres of land from farmers and land owners of village Manesar, Naurangpur and Gurgaon at throwaway prices.

The land was allegedly purchased showing the threat of by the government, during the period August 27, 2004 to August 24, 2007.

It is alleged that in this process, initially, the had issued a notification under the Act for of land measuring about 912 acres for setting up an industrial model township at villages in Manesar, Naurangpur and Lakhnoula in Gurgaon.

After that, all the land had allegedly been grabbed from the land owners by private builders under the threat of at meagre rates, the had said after registration of the case.

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