New Delhi, November 6A former SDM and two revenue officials were arrested here on Wednesday by the Delhi government's anti-corruption branch in a Rs 240 crore land fraud case.
The trio had in 2018 had allegedly transferred a piece of government land, measuring around 35,000 sq yards, in West Delhi's Tatarpur village to private parties, the branch's officials said.
The SDM had taken voluntary retirement in July 2018, a month after the inquiry was initiated, he said.
Further investigation of this case is in progress to unearth the larger conspiracy with regard to misappropriation of government land," the officer said .
According to the ACB, portions of the land belonged to the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) and the Delhi Metro Rail.
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