Press Esc to close
Saturday 27 August 2016
News updated at 1:24 PM IST
Weather
Max: 28.7°C
Min : 19.9°C
In Bengaluru
Generally cloudy

BMTF books cheating case against Nice top brass

Bangalore: April 19, 2013 DH News Service

The Bangalore Metropolitan Task Force (BMTF) has registered a case of cheating and criminal breach of trust against 12 top executives of the Nandi Infrastructure Corridor Enterprises (Nice) including its managing director Ashok Kheny, chairman N Vaghul and vice president Manjunath Nayakar.

The BMTF has registered a case based on a complaint by Kempegowda, a resident of Gavipuram Guttahalli in Bangalore. The Nice top brass has been accused of unnecessarily acquiring more than 3,000 acres of land, illegally forming layouts without seeking permission from the competent authority, selling sites to individuals and constructing apartments on the said land.

The complaint says that some Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) and the Bangalore Mysore Infrastructure Corridor Planning Authority (BMICPA) officials had connived with the Nice. The BMTF has kept the options open to register cases against the BBMP and BMICPA officials if they are found guilty during the investigation.

The other top officials of Nice named in the FIR are its directors Babasaheb Kalyani, Sanjivi Sundar, Shivakumar Kheny, John C Hayward, B R V Goud, Siddharth Kheny and vice presidents Ravishankar, Rudrana Gowda and T Mahadev.

Kempegowda said in his complaint that the Mysore-Bangalore Infrastructure Corridor project was approved by the Cabinet based on the Infrastructure Corridor Project Technical Report (ICPTR) prepared during August 1995. The ICPTR contains all the details of the project. The Frame Work Agreement (FWA) between the Nice and the state government showed that the total land required for the project was 20,193 acres. But, all of a sudden on July 31, 1997, a note was prepared at Chief Secretary's office, which was circulated to certain state officials connected with the project, showing that 23,846 acres was required for the project.


Go to Top

Photo Gallery
A view floods at the banks of Ganga River at Daraganj area in Allahabad on Friday...

A view floods at the banks of Ganga River at Daraganj area in Allahabad on Friday...

An ariel view of Mysuru Palace on Friday...

An ariel view of Mysuru Palace on Friday...

Bollywood actress Chitrangada Singh and Regional Director Alok Srivastav launching Gionee phone...

Bollywood actress Chitrangada Singh and Regional Director Alok Srivastav launching Gionee phone...

Citizens hold placards and raise slogans to protest against the killing of civilians...

Citizens hold placards and raise slogans to protest against the killing of civilians...

A boy and a dog enjoy the shower after a BMC pipeline burst...

A boy and a dog enjoy the shower after a BMC pipeline burst...

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy accompanied by his cabinet colleagues pays floral tribute...

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy accompanied by his cabinet colleagues pays floral tribute...

First Batch of 6 elephants arrives to Mysuru Palace ahead of Dasara celebrations at Mysuru...

First Batch of 6 elephants arrives to Mysuru Palace ahead of Dasara celebrations at Mysuru...

Shramjeevi sanghatana tribal community protest against BJP goverment's Maharashtra Protection...

Shramjeevi sanghatana tribal community protest against BJP goverment's Maharashtra Protection...

Digital Playground at Arge Helios apartments, Hennur Bagalur Road...

Digital Playground at Arge Helios apartments, Hennur Bagalur Road...

Children dressed Radha Krishna on the occasion of Sri Krishna Janmashtami celebrations...

Children dressed Radha Krishna on the occasion of Sri Krishna Janmashtami celebrations...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523