Chandigarh (I-Haryana News): A bureaucrat who has responsibility to look after the planned development of Town and country side of Haryana, Mr. T C Gupta, director general, Town and country planning department has kept his real estate purchasing Spree continued also during 2012 after 2011.
As per Investigation carried out by Intelligent Haryana News Team on the basis of information gathered under RTI act, Mr. T C Gupta, IAS, who is heading the most lucrative government department has kept his real estate investment move on also during year 2011-12.
The information and documents with IHN team established that Director General, Town and country planning department, Mr. Gupta has purchased a flat bearing number D-02 of area 2300 square feet in one of the most costly and posh apartments in Tricity, Uppal’s Marble Arch in Mani Majra in his daughter name
The documents with IHN research Team revealed that the Registration of flat in Mr.Gupta daughter’s name was executed in Chandigarh vide registration number 3512 dated September 5, 2012 showing cost of purchased flat Rs one crore and one lakh.
It is to remember that as per annual property return statement of Mr. T C Gupta for year 2011 he had purchased ground floor of 135-B, Gautam Nagar, New Delhi measuring 133.78 square meters area for Rs thirteen lakh and getting around Rs eight lakh as rental income in one year which could raise eyebrows of anyone and matter to be invested by investigating agency?
This is one side of IHN news report, when further invested we found following buddle of loops in this purchase made by Mr. Gupta as follows:
- .Mr. T C Gupta has purchased above mention flat from M/s Uppal Housing Private Limited, to whom he as director general of Town and country planning has issued license number 77 on dated August 1, 2012( just one month ago of purchase of flat) to develop a group housing project in village NAURANGPUR, in GURGAON, Which is a perfect case for application of the section 14(2) and 14(3) of All India Service Rules 1968 and section 11 of prevention of corruption act 1988
- The rate at which Uppal Housing Private Limited has sold flat number D-02 to Mr. T C Gupta Daughter, was much lower to current market price (over Rs two crore) of said flat of 2300 square feet area, also it is pertinent to mention the Uppal sold the same category (Flat Number D-03) adjacent to Mr.Gupta’s daughter flat for Rs one crore forty lakh, that too in 2010(Two Year ago).
- Moreover Payment for Mr.Gupta Daughter’s flat was made by cheques issued in favour of Uppal Housing but enchased after days the flat in question was registered in her name on September 5. 2012
- Mr. T C Gupta defended DLF-Vadra Land Deals in a Press conference held in Chandigarh on October 9, 2012, just 34 days after he purchased this flat in his daugther name.
Last not the least Intelligent Haryana News Research team has published on November 8, 2012 the detail analysis of annual property returns filed by Mr. T C Gupta for year 2010 and 2011 under Heading “Who Will Now Defend DLF-Vadra Land Deals Defender TC Gupta ?”