THREE YEARS RIGOROUS IMPRISONMENT TO THE THEN CHAIRPERSON-CUM-CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, NOIDA IN SEPARATE CASES REGARDING ALLOTMENT OF PLOTS IN NOIDA (UTTAR PRADESH)

Press Release
New Delhi , 20.11.2012

            The Special Judge (Anti-Corruption), UP (East), Ghaziabad has today pronounced judgment in two cases relating to allotment of plots in NOIDA and convicted Smt. Neera Yadav, IAS(UP-71) the then Chairperson-cum-Chief Executive Officer, NOIDA(Uttar Pradesh) & Sh. Rajiv Kumar, IAS,(UP-83), the then Deputy Chief Executive Officer, NOIDA(Uttar Pradesh).

 

            The Court has sentenced Smt. Neera Yadav, IAS(UP-71) and Sh Rajiv Kumar, IAS (U.P-83) to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with a fine of Rs.One Lakh each. The allegation was that Smt. Neera Yadav, IAS(UP-71), the then Chairperson-cum-Chief Executive Officer, NOIDA during the period 94-95 entered into a criminal conspiracy with Sh. Rajiv Kumar, IAS(U.P-83), the then Deputy Chief Executive Officer, NOIDA with the object of causing pecuniary advantage to Sh. Rajiv Kumar. In furtherance of said criminal conspiracy, both the officers abused their official position as public servants in the matter of allotment of residential plot No.27 in Sector 14-A, NOIDA to Sh. Rajiv Kumar by converting the land use which was earmarked for Guest House and also increased the area of the plot himself without proper approval.

 

            In an another case, the Trial Court has sentenced Smt Neera Yadav, IAS (UP-71) to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with a fine of Rs.One lakh. The allegation in this case was that Smt. Neera Yadav, IAS(UP-71), the Chairperson-cum-Chief Executive Officer, NOIDA during the period from 10.1.94 to 8.11.95 had abused her official position as a public servant & got allotment of the plot No.B-002G in Sector-32, NOIDA measuring 300 sq. meters and subsequently got it converted to plot No.26/Sector 14-A, despite the fact that the application submitted by her was incomplete in many respects and was submitted after the closing date of the scheme. She also got the area of her plot No.26 in Sector 14-A, NOIDA increased from 450 Sq. mtrs to 562.5 sq. meters after taking possession of the same. She also got two plots allotted in the names of her two daughters who were part and parcel of her own family, knowing fully well that as per rules of the NOIDA Authority, only one plot of land could be allotted in NOIDA to one family. Smt. Neera Yadav also converted the allotted plots of both her daughters in the prime Sector No.44 of NOIDA, in violation of the laid down conversion guidelines of the NOIDA Authority and thereby caused pecuniary advantage to herself and also to her two daughters.

 

            The Trial Court found the accused persons guilty and convicted them.

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