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In his petition, Jacob Thomas argued that the suspension and entire disciplinary proceedings initiated against him were arbitrary and illegal.
According to officers, Thomas bought the land in a benami transaction. The land was bought from 33 persons through their power of attorney in 2001.
The Ports Department, which was supposed to initiate action against the officer, has not made any move in that regard so far.
Across the world, natural calamities and the reconstruction processes give rise to huge corruption scandals.
In a sarcastic post on his Facebook page, he questioned the government’s assessment for the Ockhi package.
On December 20, Thomas, in a seminar organised at the Thiruvananthapuram Press Club, criticised the government for not taking the issues related to fishermen post Cyclone Ockhi seriously.