Gurugram, Jan. 23 -- Haryana crime police has arrested three persons, including two advocates, for fraudulently selling two acres of land in village Islampur in Sector 38, acquired by Haryana Sahari Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP), to a private company, thereby causing loss worth crores of rupees to the state exchequer, said the police on Friday.

Muhammad Akil, DGP (crime), Panchkula, said the land in question was acquired by HSVP in 1993 and sold by the suspects to a private company for Rs.2 crore on the basis of forged documents and witnesses. "Two of the suspects, Rohit Thakaran and Ajay Chaudhary hatched a plan and got the land transferred in the name of the latter by showing fake witnesses, impersonating the original owners of the property,"...