The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority on Wednesday recorded unite bodies of evidence against 175 people including previous appointee head administrator Bijaya Kumar Gachchadar, previous pastors Chandradev Joshi and Dambar Shrestha, and six previous civil servants regarding Lalita Niwas land Scam.
Official records had indicated that the administration procured with due remuneration in 1964 land estimating 114 ropani [5.8 hectares] at Lalita Niwas, Baluwatar. Lalita Niwas really involved 284 ropani and it was altogether nationalized in those days.
Over the period, the land was caught by different people, including Rukma Shamsher Rana.
The CIB had heightened the documentation procedure while searching out those associated with scaming the land.
It was on Dec 2, 1964 that the legislature had procured all the Rana castles with due remuneration. Lalita Niwas was likewise nationalized.