Court rejects CBI’s plea for J Reddy’s PA in OMC trial

The Special CBI court at Nampally today rejected the CBI’s petition seeking to bring former Karnataka BJP Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy’s personal assistant Mehfuz Ali Khan to face trial in Obulapuram Mining Case(OMC). Judge A Pullaiah who reserved his order on June 8 after hearing the arguments from both sides, pronounced it today. Mr Ali khan was at present lodged in Bangalore jail along with Mr Janardhan Reddy in another case of illegal mining by Associated Mining Company of Bellary.