ACB issues lookout notice for ex-chairman J&K Cooperative Bank wanted in Rs 233-cr land scam

JAMMU: The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Tuesday issued a lookout notice for a former chairman of J&K State Cooperative Bank Limited in connection with his alleged involvement in Rs 223-crore land scam pertaining.

The chairman of the Jhelum Cooperative House Building Society (JCHBS), Hilal Ahmed Mir, was arrested on May 14 in the alleged land scam.

“The ACB issues lookout notice for Mohmmad Shafi Dar, ex-chairman J&K State Cooperative Bank Limited. Any person giving information about his whereabouts will be suitably rewarded,” an ACB spokesman said. (AGENCIES)