Benamis accounted 50 percent of liquor shops,says ACB

As the status report submitted by the ACB to the AP high court the liquor syndicate has enveloped the congress party like poisonous ivy.

365 of the 555 liquor outlets in East Godavari District were owned by BPL card holders.
Six cases have been filed on illegal liquor transactions in Kadapa, Kurnool, Chittoor, Nellore, East Godavari and Srikakulam.
In Nellore district 151 of mthe 348 shops were held by BPL card holders and 26 belonging to other district dealers.
In Chittoor district 192 of the 458 shops were held by white card holders and 64 belonged to other district persons
In Kadapa district 175 of the 269 shops were held by BPL card holders and 15 in other districts.
IN Kurnool district 121 of the 148 shops were held by white card dealers and 9 from other district.
Majority of the benami’s were either absconding or hiding to escape ACB arrests and investigations.