By Ch. Muhammad Natiq
History of Case. Details of misappropriations regarding Dr Shireen Mazari & her family are appended below:
Illegal Occupation Over Tenants Land (as per MLR 115). The government has taken a total of 35,138x Kanal and 14x Marla land from Sardar Ashiq Mazari as per Land Reforms Regulation no 115 in the year 1964. In the year 1971, surrendered land was further allotted to 218 x tenants. After allotment Sardars kept on threatening tenants through police and registration of fake FIRs. In the year 2004 then Dy Speaker Punjab Assembly Sardar Shoukat Hussain Mazari and SHO Bangla Icha with the help of revenue authorities disposed of the petitioners from their land after destroying their properties (demolition of houses & crops of 4 into Basti) and also registered a fake FIR against the tenants.
Illegal Occupation of 129 Acre land by Sardar Wali Mazari. On 12 Dec 1972, Deputy Land Commissioner DG Khan issued the instruction to surrender an area measuring 770 x acres by Sardar Wali Muhammad Khan. Out of 770x Acres, 129 x Acres in Mauza Kacha Mianwali-2 were pending and the case was under progress in DC Office Rajanpur court.
Transferred Of Land In Favor Of Bogus Companies. Sardar Aashiq Muhammad Mazari and his family showed various transfers, exchanges and alienations to avoid surrendering their land as per MLR-115. On dated 06 Jan 1972, 26,400x kanals land was sold to 3x companies vide mutation no.22, 23, 24, 25, 26 & 27. Observations were highlighted against these transfers as per DLC DG Khan Order dated 9 Apr 1973. On 26 May 1975, Chairman Federal Land Commission issued an order that all these transactions were declared bogus and minified. In order to play a fraud, on statute land and are declared void.
Facts Acquired Through Revenue Record. Facts acquired through revenue records are appended below: –
Misplacement of original Jamabandi 1971-72 of Mouza Katcha Mianwali No. 02 was observed. Because of this land issued to tenants was not easy to assess and new records of Jamabandi were made.
- 129 x Acres in Mauza Kacha Mianwali-2 was still in name of Sardar Wali Muhamad Mazari after laps of 50 years.
- During the scrutiny of the record, it revealed that Mst. Shireen Mehr-un-Nisa Mazari & her family in connivance with revenue officials fraudulently and though bogus mutations transferred land in favour of bogus companies.
Partt Sarkar of the said mutations was never submitted in Muhafiz Khana DC Office Rajanpur. Furthermore, Federal Land Commission in his report dated 26.05.1975 declared these mutations are bogus.
Legal Action. Detail of legal actions taken so far are appended
Acquired back 129 x Acres of Land as State Land was done on orders of DC Rajanpur in favour of the Provincial government in the light of the decision of DLC DG Khan in the year 1972.
Deputy Commissioner/ ex-Officio Deputy Director District Rajanpur sent a reference to Director-General ACE Punjab, Lahore vide No. 1579/HC (LRC) Dated 09.04.2022 regarding misplacement of original Jamabandi 1971-72.
During the scrutiny of the record, it revealed that Mst. Shireen Mehr-un-Nisa Mazari in connivance with revenue officials fraudulently and though bogus mutation No. 27 dated 06.01.1972 transferred 800 Kanal land in favour of a bogus company namely M/s Progressive Farms Limited. However, a perusal of Partt Patwar revealed that neither thumb nor signatures of buyer and seller are immersed by revenue officers/ officials.
However, about partt Sarkar, Abdur Rehman Patwari of Record Room DC Office Rajanpur reported that Partt Sarkar of the said mutation was never submitted in Muhafiz Khana DC Office Rajanpur. Furthermore, Federal Land Commission in his report dated 26.05.1975 declared this mutation bogus.
During the perusal of the record, it revealed that land measuring 1386 Acres of Mst. Shireen Mehr-un-Nisa Mazari was surrendered to Provincial Govt. through Land Commission. In Mutation No. 39 dated 05.07.1973, there is cutting and tempering, however, its partt Sarkar is not provided by the revenue staff to the JIT.
Assistant Commissioner Rojhan in an enquiry report dated 08.04.2022 reported that Jamabandi of the year 1971-72 of Mouza Katcha Mianwali 2 is misplaced by the revenue officials in connivance with Sardar Aashiq Muhammad Khan Mazari (late) and his family because the said family was the only landowner of the complete Mouza.
On the basis of the above narrated incriminating facts/ evidence, JIT nominated Mst. Shireen Mehr-un-Nisa Mazar is accused in the report of Zimini No 3 of FIR 5/22 PS ACE HQ DGK (Copy Attached).