Labor Minister Ch. Malla Reddy and others addressing the media concerning Revenue Tax raids in Hyderabad on Thursday. , Picture Credit score: Ramakrishna ji
The searches ended on Thursday morning after Revenue Tax officers continued searches on the properties and workplaces of Labor Minister Malla Reddy and his relations. Earlier than the raids have been referred to as off, two zero FIRs have been lodged with the Bowenpally police within the early hours of Thursday, one by the minister’s son Bhadra Reddy towards IT officer Ratnakar and one other by the identical officer towards the minister and his kinfolk. Later each the instances have been transferred to Dundigal Police Station for additional investigation.
The primary criticism beneath part 384 (extortion) was filed by Bhadra Reddy, who acknowledged that IT officers, together with Ratnakar, Deputy Director of Revenue Tax Division, compelled Reddy’s brother Mahender Reddy to signal sure paperwork, When he was present process therapy at a hospital in Surram. , The second criticism was filed by Ratnakar wherein it was alleged that the minister and his household obstructed a civil servant within the efficiency of official responsibility, destroyed proof, unfold misinformation, threatened him with abuse and stole his private belongings. taken. Primarily based on the criticism, zero FIR was registered beneath sections 504, 506, 353 and 342 of IPC.
Minister Malla Reddy addressed the media on Thursday after the raids have been referred to as off, wherein he mentioned that he cooperated with the officers with out obstructing their duties and wouldn’t be intimidated by these raids. “I’ve been raided twice by the Revenue Tax Division, as soon as in 1994 and in 2008. That is the third time. Even when my son desires admission in a medical school, I can’t be a part of there by donating, the entire course of is on-line. There is no such thing as a administration quota for cash laundering, every thing is completed in a clear method.”
The minister additionally mentioned that as a result of he’s a TRS minister, the BJP is launching assaults towards him. Chief Minister Ok Chandrasekhar Rao has established BRS celebration, folks of close by states are praising him and need him as a frontrunner, so BJP is doing all this towards us. We’re with KCR and able to face any motion, he added.