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Allotment of 133 plots in Amritsar, Ludhiana being reviewed: Sidhu

Press Trust of India  |  Amritsar 

Punjab Local Bodies and Tourism Wednesday said the allotment of133 plotsofthe Improvement Trust which were not in possession of the legitimate beneficiaries was being reviewed.

The plots allotted under the local displacement quota were allotted over the last six years, said at a press conference here.

The said the files pertaining to all these plots have been brought to his office for scrutiny.

He said the plots were allotted at very "nominal" rates. But later, they were sold at market rates to others, causing financial loss of Rs 600 crore to the Improvement Trust.

He claimed that all these plots were located in and and they were in possession of "politically connected" people.

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First Published: Wed, October 10 2018. 22:45 IST