Bardhaman: First Additional District and Sessions Judge of Bardhaman Sheikh Mohammad Reza has filed a case against East-Bardhaman co-land acquisition official Ramaprasad Mukherjee for submitting false affidavit regarding land acqisition in Goda. The case has been filed in CJM court on Friday.
CJM has forwarded the case to sixth judicial magistrate court for further work. The land owner Abdul Alim and his lawyer Amiya Chowdhury will be th witness in the case. The case has been taken under fasle evidence and affidavit act.
The case against a government official has astonished people around. Public prosecutor Murarimohan Kumar said, “Did not receive any official notice. We will investigate the matter and take action accordingly.”
Compensation related documents submitted by land acquisition committee could not stand strong in district court as Calcutta High Court has issued stay on the hearing. Later the incident came in light that Calcutta did not give such order and the official accepted his blunder.
The court said, government secured land in 2005-2006. The land owners have filed case to get the extended money. As per the court version, total amount of debt is 1 crore 34 lakh 886 rupees. Annual Interest will be applied of 15% till they meet their commitment.