Summons in such cases are usually sent by registered post to the physical address of the respondents, but Khemka in his order observed that law follows technological advancements and is not fossilised.
Justice S N Dhingra Commission, which was set up to probe into grant of land licences to some companies including that of Robert Vadra‘s in Gurgaon during the Congress rule in Haryana, on June 30 sought six weeks more time to submit its report hours before the deadline was to end
Admitting that the pages were missing, Chief Secretary P K Gupta said an internal inquiry has been instituted in the matter and efforts are on to reconstruct the file.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is seeking to refurbish its credentials by seeking established non-political brandnames as its candidates for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections.
Documents accessed by CNN-IBN show IAS officer Ashok Khemka claimed in his response to a Haryana government inquiry report that Vadra, through his firm Skylight Hospitality, bought 3.5 acres land from Omkareshwar properties in February 2008
IAS officer Ashok Khemka claimed that the Vadra-DLF deal was worth Rs 58 crore and that if all land scams in Haryana are taken into account over the past eight years, the value of scams could be between Rs 20,000 and Rs 3.5 lakh crore.
The Congress continued to remain in denial even as the Haryana government was forced to order a probe into the Robert Vadra-DLF Manesar deal.
IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who set aside the mutation of a Rs 58 crore worth plot of land sold by Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra to realty giant DLF in 2009, is demoralised as he has received death threats for the first time in his life, said one of Khemka's friends who is also a lawyer.
India Against Corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal came out strongly against the Haryana government for transferring IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who was probing the Robert Vadra-DLF land deal.
A senior IAS officer in Haryana government's Land Registration Department was transferred for reportedly cancelling the mutation of a 3.531 acre plot of land in Manesar-Shikohpur that Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra sold to DLF for Rs 58 crore in 2009.