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Land mafia’s alleged member Haji Adam Jokhio arrested by NAB

November 12, 2019

KARACHI:National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Karachi has arrested accused Haji Adam Jokhio wanted in an inquiry against land mafia.

Haji Adam Jokhio allegedly cheated public at large by defrauding around 1100 allottees of their rightful ownership by booking plots in their names and receiving huge sums of amounts in lieu of the same, back in 1992. Haji Adam Jokhio has been depriving allottees for last 27 years as the value of land was increased manifold.

The project launched under name of ‘Gulshan e Dozan’ by Haji Adam Jokhio suffered illegalities on various counts, while the land of 70 acres was also illegal. The value of land is approximately Rs3.5billion.

Haji Adam Jokhio being part of land mafia has been operating since decades in usurping government lands and cheating public at large.

The said land which was booked for various allottees was further sold by accused Haji Adam Jokhio to another builder where another project was being launched, instead of handing over land to allottees from whom he collected had huge sums of amounts.

The arrested accused was produced before the Accountability Court which has granted 14 days of physical remand.

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