Srinagar, Apr 26, CNS: Crime Branch Kashmir has registered a case against four persons for the commission of cheating.
A Crime Branch official identified the accused as
Wahid Khan of Bagahat, Yousuf Malik of Nai Sarak Habakadal presently living in Natipora, Ashraf Mir, a resident of Hakhripora Pulwama, and Maqbool Shah of Pir-Bagh Srinagar.
The official said that the arrested persons dishonestly and fraudulently under the garb of sale/purchase of immovable property comprising of double storey building along with the land underneath and appurtenant thereto measuring one kanal and 05 marlas situated at Chinar Colony Baghat-i-Barzulla, Srinagar, owned by one Mst. Koshaliya.
The accused persons induced the complainant Muhammad Sidiq Beigh and his wife Mst. Shafiqa of Devi Angan Hawal, Srinagar to pay an amount of Rs. 1.66 Crore for the purchase of said property by executing a fake agreement to sell in respect of migrant property owned by Mst. Koshaliya Widow of Jawahar Lal Rafiz without any legal authority from the registered owner.
“A case vide FIR number 14/2018 U/S 420,468,471,120-B RPC stands registered in the Crime Branch against the accused,” the official said.