New Delhi: The Indian infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) has confiscated two properties of Gurpatwant Singh Pannu, the chief of Sikhs for Justice (SFJ), in Chandigarh and Amritsar.
According to Kashmir Media Service, an NIA official told the media that the agency had confiscated properties of Pannu, which include 46 Kanal of agricultural property in the ancestral village Khankot, located on the outskirts of Amritsar district. The official said that it has also confiscated his residential property in Sector 15 area of Chandigarh.
The official said these properties were earlier attached following orders passed by the government in two different cases.
“The properties have now been confiscated on the court’s orders under section 33(5) of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA), 1967, in a case it registered on April 5, 2020, under sections 120-B, 124-A, 153-A 153-B and 17, 18 and 19 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967.