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Singer Lucky Ali files complaint before Karnataka Lokayukta over alleged land grab by IAS officer’s relatives |  News from Bangalore

Singer Lucky Ali files complaint before Karnataka Lokayukta over alleged land grab by IAS officer’s relatives | News from Bangalore

Popular singer Lucky Ali, 58, has fired a fresh salvo in a long-running property dispute with the estate agent family of an IAS officer’s husband in Karnataka by filing a complaint before the Karnataka Lokayukta for land grabbing and dereliction of duty against the IAS officer. her husband and brother-in-law along with policemen and revenue officials.

The singer posted a confirmation of the complaint he filed with the Lokayukta on his handle X. “Land grabbing by the IAS officer and her husband and political brother-in-law and through many exchanges of money,” Lucky Ali commented on the complaint on his handle from social networks.

The long-pending civil litigation has been in the news even in the past. On December 5, 2022, Lucky Ali alleged that land grabbing by the IAS officer.

The long-standing property dispute is essentially between Lucky Ali and Madhusudhan Reddy – brother-in-law of IAS officer Rohini Sindhuri. In December 2022, Lucky Ali alleged that his property was “illegally encroached upon” with the help of the IAS officer and urged the Karnataka Director General of Police to “stop this illegal activity”.

Sindhuri claimed that the dispute had nothing to do with her. In 2022, the IAS officer said, “He’s just trying to throw mud at me,” she said, pointing out that an injunction was issued against Lucky Ali in 2016, preventing him from “interfering with the claimant’s possession” of the property.

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Her brother-in-law claimed that the property was purchased in 2012 from Lucky Ali’s brother Mansoor Ali and that he has all the documents to prove his claim on the land.

The disputed property is located near Kenchenahalli in Yelahanka in North East Bengaluru.

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Ali said in his 2022 tweet that it was a “trusted property” and that it was “(sic) being illegally violated by Sudhir Reddy (and Madhu Reddy) of the Bangalore Land Mafia. With the help of his wife who is an IAS officer named Rohini Sindhuri.”

He accused the IAS officer’s family of misusing state resources for their personal gain. He claimed they “forcibly and illegally” entered his farm and refused to show the relevant documents. He also said he was “not getting any help from the local police.”

The dispute is the latest episode in a real estate saga that dates back to the purchase of over 150 acres of land in 1969 on the outskirts of Bengaluru by Lucky Ali’s father, noted comedian Mehmood Ali — who died in 2004.

The land purchased by Mehmood was passed on to his six children through trusts created in their names as they were minors in the 1970s.

The property saga involves a maze of litigation that began when Mehmood’s children became adults – beginning in the 1990s.

At the heart of the cases, which were fought by the Ali brothers – among themselves and with third-party real estate developers – is the alleged sale of all the land owned by Mehmood’s family to two real estate agents in 1991 by a family Power of Attorney, S Raghunath .

According to court filings for cases involving the Ali properties over the past three decades, family members — including Lucky Ali alias Maqsood Ali, the second of Mehmood’s five sons — initially contested the sale of the land to real estate agents, but later relented. to a court settlement in 2008, in which real estate agents – Green Orchards Homes Ltd and Yeshwanth Shenoy – gave back to the family parts of the land, including a trust in the names of Maqsood (Lucky) and his brother Maqdoom.

According to the compromise agreement for the Ali estates, transfer deeds were executed in favor of the Ali family members and also in favor of third parties such as the family of Sudhir Reddy, husband of IAS officer Rohini Sindhuri, in 2011 by the estate agents who they bought the property. to Mehmood Ali in 1991.

At the heart of the current dispute are different claims by Sudhir Reddy, his brother Madhusudhan Reddy and Lucky Ali regarding the ownership of a piece of land in the Vasudevapura region of Yelahanka.

Meanwhile, Lucky Ali himself gave the GPA and property development rights to another realtor for the disputed property.

A number of cases are pending incidentally regarding the ownership of Ali’s properties and the transfer of rights or sale of the land that has taken place over the past three decades.

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First uploaded on: 06-21-2024 at 18:12 IST