Assets worth Rs 15 crore of Mukhtar Ansari’s brother Afzal Ansari were seized by Ghazipur police.
Ghazipur police seized assets worth Rs 15 crore from Mukhtar Ansari’s brother Afzal Ansari (Photo: India Today)
Ghazipur police have seized four properties worth Rs 15 crore belonging to gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari’s elder brother Afzal Ansari. The properties of the brother of Bahujan Samaj Party MP from Ghazipur Mukhtar Ansari were seized today in the presence of heavy police and revenue officials.
Gazipur SP Rohan B Bothre and Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Harshita Tiwari headed the operation at Machha village.
Gazipur police seized properties of Mukhtar Ansari’s elder brother and Gazipur BSP MP Afzal Ansari. The merger was done in the presence of heavy police force and revenue officials. Ghazipur DM took action after submitting the report. Superintendent of Police. An attachment order was issued under the provisions of the Uttar Pradesh Gangs and Anti-Social Act and action was taken later,” said SP Rohan P Bodre.
“We have attached four lands: Mauja Narsinghpur’s Terai Pargana and Kartiha Pargana. The administration has clearly spoken to MPs about confiscating their properties. Police have attached four lands namely Mauja Manja, Paneda Pargana, Mauja Narsinghpur’s Terai Pargana and Kartiha Pargana. MUHAMMADABAD TALUK , assets worth Rs 15 crore have been illegally traded,” he said.
Mukhtar Ansari has been the MLA from Mau constituency for 5 times from 1996 to 2022. However, he did not contest the assembly elections this year. His son, Abbas Ansari, this time contested from the Mau constituency on behalf of the SPSP (Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party) in a SP-led alliance.
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