Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
14-May-2012 14:53 IST
Land Scam Cases
CBI has registered one case in a land scam in Pune against a retired Army Officer in which Lt. Gen (Retd) N. Thamburaj has been named as an accused.

CBI has registered one Preliminary Enquiry i.e. P.E.1 (A)/2012/ACB/Mum dated 12.1.2012 in respect of fraudulent sale of defence land at Kandivali, Mumbai.

Information with regard to details of defence land under encroachment is with the concerned land owning agencies of Ministry of Defence which are required to take appropriate action when required.

This information was given by Minister of Defence Shri A K Antony in a written reply to Shri Sushil Kumar Singh and others in Lok Sabha today.