The Uttar Pradesh Police arrested former MP Azam Khan’s close associate and retired deputy superintendent of police Aaly Hasan Khan in connection with land grabbing case.
A non-bailable warrant (NBW) was pending in two separate cases of land grabbing and cheating. the Rampur police arrested him from his residence in Delhi.
Aaly Hasan, who was posted in Rampur during the tenure of the Samajwadi Party government, was the station house officer of Civil Lines police station in Rampur during 2002-07. Between 2013 and 2016, he held the charge of two circles, City and Swar after being promoted to DSP rank, officials said.
As per the police records, 54 cases are lodged against Aaly Hasan at different police stations of Rampur. In many of the cases, he is a co-accused along with Azam Khan for allegedly grabbing land belonging to local residents.
While Azam Khan is the Chancellor of Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, the former senior police officer is its chief security officer.