Who are some great Indians that most people have not heard of? by Shardul Gupta
Answer by Shardul Gupta:
He has been transferred 45 times in 23 years by various state governments for exposing the corrupt elements.
He has been receiving death threats because he highlighted the land deal scam which was struck between Sonia Gandhi's son in law Robert Vadra and the real estate major DLF.
He detected serious irregularities in the transfer of various Panchayat lands and conversion of commercial lands around Gurugram involving corruption to the extent of Rs. 3500 crore as Haryana's Director-general of land consolidation. He was transferred and replaced.
He graduated from IIT Kharagpur in 1988 and also holds MA in economics from IGNOU.
Awarded for “Crusade against corruption”, Ashok Khemka is a 1991 batch IAS bureaucrat of Haryana cadre.