Kasur: 3 ‘lumberdars’ held for graft
KASUR: AC Shah Rukh Khan arrested three ‘lumberdars’ while issued arrest warrants for 40 others on the charge of misappropriating ‘abiyana’ and other fees.
Those arrested are Fayyaz, Irfan Baig and Asghar of Raja Jang. The action has been taken under section 82 of the Land Revenue Act. AC Shah Rukh Khan told The News that raids were being conducted to arrest corrupt lumberdars. He added that a grand operation had been launched against corrupt lumberdars on the orders of the Punjab government and no political pressure would be accepted in this regard.