The State Vigilance Bureau (SVB), Haryana has arrested 11 accused in Faridabad.

Chandigarh, November 18: The State Vigilance Bureau (SVB), Haryana has arrested 11 accused in Faridabad, who have been involved in grabbing of plots which were meant to be allotted to the poor people in collusion with an official of HUDA (now Haryana Shehri Vikas Pradhikaran), Faridabad.

Giving information in this regard, an official spokesperson of State Vigilance Bureau said that the matter is regarding the allotment of 36 Sq yard plots to people who were residing in the slums near Badarpur Border, Faridabad. In year 1993, HUDA vacated the land occupied by the slums and in lieu of the same, 36 Sq. Yard plots were allotted to 388 residents of those slums in Sector-30, Faridabad. However, 38 such plots were grabbed by ineligible people.

The spokesperson informed that the matter was enquired by the SVB and after obtaining permission from State Government, a criminal case under section 448/420/120B IPC and the Prevention of Corruption Act was registered. 15 accused had already been arrested in the matter, he said.

Now 11 more accused have been arrested by the SVB and produced before the Court. Some of the accused are still at large who will be arrested soon and challan against them will be produced in the Court, said the spokesperson.