A FIR was registered against famous comedian Kapil Sharma and versatile actor Irrfan Khan for their Unauthorized constructed flat in Goregaon high-rise DLH Enclave. Apart from these actors FIR names three more individual owners of flats in the building (Gurdeep Narang, Sara Maine and Shri Verma).
The FIR, registered by P-South ward sub engineer Abhay Jagtap, books the named flat owners and the builder under section 53 (7) of the Maharashtra Regional Town Planning Act (MRTP), 1966. This section deals with prosecuting flat owners for not complying with notices against unauthorized constructions. Conviction under the section invites a jail term varying from one month to three years, and a fine of Rs 2,000-5,000.
The BMC has found major violations in Goregaon flats. It was found that the 9th floor which Kapil Sharma has taken is an unauthorised construction. Also, the fifth floor which is taken by Irrfan Khan has listed unauthorized merger of elevation features, ducts, voids, common passage and part podium for parking.
If they found guilty they may spend at least three years in jail.