In a major move, the CBI filed a chargesheet against former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and Congress leader Motilal Vora.
The chargesheet was filed in connection with the alleged irregularities in the re-allotment of an institutional plot in Panchkula, Haryana to the Associated Journals Limited or AJL.
It was said that the probe agency filed the chargesheet in a special court.
In the chargesheet, it has been alleged that the re-allotment of the plot, C-17, led to a loss of Rs. 67 lakh for the exchequer.
It need be mentioned that Hooda was also the chairman of the Haryana Urban Development Authority or HUDA and Motilal Vora was the chairman of AJL.
In the chargesheet, the CBI alleged that AJL was allotted a plot of land in Panchkula in 1982, on which no construction took place till 1992.
The chargesheet alleged that the same plot was re-allotted to AJL by Mr Hooda at its original rates in 2005, in alleged violation of rules.>