Land grab: HC dismisses pleas seeking quashing of criminal proceedings against Azam Khan

Updated: Oct 1 2022 12:06PM

Prayagraj, Sep 30 (PTI) The Allahabad High Court on Friday dismissed a bunch of pleas seeking quashing of criminal proceedings against Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan in cases of alleged forcible possession of land for Rampur’s Jauhar University.

An FIR in this regard was lodged on September 12, 2019 by a revenue officer.

After the registration of the case, several other complaints were filed, with the complainants alleging that their land was taken away forcibly by abducting and physically assaulting them.