Poonch, Mar 22 : A case was filed against Block Development Officer for his alleged involvement in misappropriation of funds in border district of Poonch.
Reports reaching said that the BDO had earlier on filed an FIR against a former lecturer and Sarpanch Lawer village in Dhargloon area Mohammad Shabir Khan for his alleged assault against him.
During the course of investigations, it came to fore that the accused Mohammad Shabir Khan had raised a query over the misappropriation of funds from the concerned BDO. Khan had also demanded to clear pending dues against the counstruction of panchayat ghar in the area.
Subsequently, police filed an FIR number 17/2016 under section 420, 323, 504 of RPC against the BDO Balakote Mendhar, Abdul Rashid Khawaja and accountant Nazir Ahmad Khan while as another Sarpanch from Upper Dhargloon Mohammad Khursheed Khan were also named in the FIR.(GNS)
2015 Kashmir Despatch