Uttar Pradesh government has handed over the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority’s multi-crore scam to the CBI.
One of the accused and former Chief Executive Officer of YEIDA retired IAS officer PC Gupta is in jail in the case since last month.
An FIR was filed against him and 20 others on June 3 for acquiring 57 hectares of land in the YEIDA area in Mathura district at an inflated price from relatives and acquaintances.
Mr GUPTA was on run after filing of FIR.
Meerut Commissioner had conducted the probe and had directed for filing FIR against the accused.