Una: Local court here on Friday granted police remand of a couple held at Majnu-Ka-Tila at New Delhi on Thursday allegedly involved in hawala money case and foreign currency haul, recovered from Mehatpur barrier in Una district and Gyoto Tantric Monastery belonging to Karmapa Ugyen Trinley Dorje at Dharamshala recently. The two had been produced before the court here yesterday.
Meanwhile, two trustees belonging to Karmpa turst known as Swarswati Trust(or Karmae Garchen turst) namely Tanzin Namdayal and Gompa Chhairing moved anticipatory bail in the same court yesterday. They have been listed for hearing for Monday .i.e. 7th February, 2011. The police Investigation Officer ASI Yash Pall told Himvani over phone that Karma Thapa and his wife Rinzin was produced before the court of CGM Una Rajesh Tomar on Friday and court granted police remand of the couple for Febuery 8, 2011.
So far seven persons have been put behind the bars .i.e. three Tibetans, Shakti Lama, Karma Thapa and his wife Rinzin and four Indians, Sanjay, Asutosh, K.R. Bhardwaj and DK Dhar. They have been charged under sec 417, 420, 468, 171 and 120(b) of IPC. Meanwhile, Himachal Pradesh Director General of Police D.S.Minhas told HimVani that all bank accounts belonging to Karmapa Ugyen Trinley Dorje and his trusts have been freezed for further transactions. State Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal who is on Kangra district tour for five has expressed surprise over large number of encroachment cases on the government lands by the refugee Tibetans and land deal being executed with the help of local people. He has warned Tibetans to not create law and order problem, which would be harmful for them.