INDORE: Authorities in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore district on Tuesday razed illegal structures built by an associate of self-styled godman Namdeo Das Tyagi on 15,000 sq ft area here, a senior official said.
Tyagi, popularly known as Computer Baba, was earlier arrested in preventive action when the administration was removing encroachment from a government land in Jamburdi Hapsi village near Indore on November 8.
“When we demolished Tyagi’s illegal ashram in Jamboori Hapsi, we seized an SUV from there, and although Computer Baba was using the vehicle, it was registered in the name of Ramesh Tomar,” additional district magistrate (ADM) Ajaydev Sharma said.
There are 19 cases related to criminal conspiracy, cheating, extortion, manhandling, among others registered against Tomar, he said.
“During our probe, we found that Tomar had built a few houses in Musakhedi area without the Indore Municipal Corporation’s (IMC) permission,” the official said, adding that these
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], November 9 (ANI): District administration on Monday continued its demolition drive against illegal constructions belonging to former state minister Namdev Tyagi, alias “Computer Baba” in Indore.
The Indore district administration demolished encroachments in Super Corridor area.
“Today encroachments were removed from Super Corridor on IDA’s 20,000 sq feet land worth Rs 5 crores approx. We have found few registries in Computer Baba’s name, proving his direct involvement in land transactions,” said Indore ADM A D Sharma on demolition drive against Computer Baba.
Apart from this, the action was also taken to remove his illegal possession from Ambikapuri temple, said Sharma.
“The district administration is also looking into some bank accounts and documents of other assets of Computer Baba, which is being investigated,” he added.
Tyagi, alias “Computer Baba”, and six of his followers were