State’s top-10 land mafia and criminal Utraula’s former SP MLA Arif Anwar Hashmi’s brother Maroof Anwar Hashmi has been arrested by the police and sent to jail. Maroof is the top-10 land mafia and criminal of the district. Against this, 19 cases are registered in Police Station Sadullah Nagar under Gangster Act and SC ST Act as well as other serious sections of IPC. He had also acquired many properties illegally. The brother of the former SP MLA has been arrested by the police under the Gangster Act.
Superintendent of Police Keshav Kumar told that under the direction of the District Magistrate, SP MLA Arif Anwar Hashmi, son of Utraula, Abdul Ghaffar Hashmi, resident of Ahirauli police station, Sadullah Nagar and his family members, attached property worth Rs 131 crore 50 lakh illegally. went. His brother Maroof Hashmi was also involved in this. A case was being registered against all and litigation was being done in the court. On Saturday, the police arrested Maroof Anwar Hashmi, brother of former SP MLA Arif Anwar Hashmi, and produced him before the court, after which he was sent to jail. The SP told that Maroof Hashmi is the top-10 land mafia and criminal of the district. Against this, 19 cases are registered in police station Sadullah Nagar under several serious sections. He has been arrested under the Gangster Act and sent to jail.
The SP said that the team that arrested Maroof Hashimi included Inspector Brijanand Singh, Senior Sub-Inspector Hare Krishna Upadhyay, Head Constable Anil Singh, Constable Shailesh Yadav, Mohd. Asif Kidwai and Vivek Kumar etc. were involved.