Chargesheet filed against Gambhir in cheating case
New Delhi: Delhi Police has filed a supplementary chargesheet before a city court against cricketerturned-politician Gautam Gambhir and several others for alleged criminal breach of trust and cheating flat buyers. Over 50 flat buyers have filed a complaint alleging they booked flats in a real estate project in Ghaziabad’s Indirapuram in 2011but it did not take off.
Gambhir, a BJP MP, was a director and brand ambassador of the joint project of Rudra Buildwell Reality Pvt Ltd and HR Infracity Pvt Ltd, against which a case was lodged in 2016 for allegedly duping people of crores of rupees on the pretext of booking apartments in the project.
BJP leaders refused to comment on the issue.
In its chargesheet, the police alleged that “the developers executed Builder Buyer Agreement with the victims in JuneJuly, 2014 even after the expiry of sanctioned building plan on June 6, 2013. Developers have been demanding and collecting money from the victims unauthorisedly even after June 23, 2013.”
“Investors have been deliberately kept in dark about the litigations involving proposed site. Authorities cancelled the sanction/ approval etc. for the project on April15, 2015 due to default of payments of requisite licence fees etc. and non-compliance of other formalities,” the final report said. The chargesheet also mentions other promoters -- Mukesh Khurana, Gautam Mehra and Babita Khurana — as accused.