Thursday, 23 November, 2017

Trust wins auction of Dawood's three properties

Dawood still an asset in Pakistan but India has plan B Dawood Ibrahim
Sammy Stanley | 14 November, 2017, 15:57

For the second time in two years, three properties belonging to underworld don Dawood Ibrahim were up for auction today by the Ministry of Finance and all three properties were bought by the "Saifee Burhani Upliftment Trust".

"The three properties which were put up for auction are Raunaq Afroz â€" also known as Delhi Zaika, Shabnam Guest House, and six rooms in the Damarwala Building. The Damarwala property was sold for Rs 3.53 crore while Shabnam fetched a price of Rs 3.52 crore. "We are participating only because the buildings are important for a complete redevelopment", said a source from SBUT.The authority plans to sell the first two properties as the buildings are dilapidated and unsafe for occupation.

The Reserve price now kept for the property Rs 1 crore 55 lakh 76 thousand. The auction took place at Kelachand Conference room, IMC building at Churchgate.

Dawood Ibrahim is now in Pakistan. Though the authorities had earlier planned to auction the properties of Dawood in a phased manner, the earlier auctions couldn't clinch much attention of the bidders - apparently due to fear factor.

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This was done a week after the Thane Police slapped the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) on Dawood's brother Iqbal Ibrahim Kaskar.

A senior official from the Revenue Department, who did not wish to be named, said, "The acquisition and auction of the properties have always been hard tasks".

After Dawood fled India, properties belonging to him and his associates were seized under the provisions of SAFEMA.

Ronak Afroz restaurant went under hammer in 2015. Veteran journalist S Balakrishnan had a;sp bid for the hotel in 2015, but he failed to arrange the funds.

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