A driver of special land acquisition officer (Bengaluru), Bheema Nayak , Ramesh committed suicide alleging Rs 100 Cr Black money laundered for the wedding of Karnataka mining baron Gali JanardhanReddy’s daughter wedding.
Gali daughter wedding was the first big fat wedding after Demoeyttozation ,in extravagance with artists and dancers from different parts, including Samba dancers from Brazil. The set of the wedding was a replica of Vijaya Vitthala temple of Hampi, the city of the glorious erstwhile Vijayanagara Empire .
Ramesh in his suicide note stated that he knew details on how Janaradhan Reddy converted ₹100 crore black money into white. Therefore, he was constantly receiving death threats.
Ramesh said, Gali and BJP MP Sriramulu met Bheema Nayak several times before the lavish wedding, With 20 percent brokerage (commission) to Rs 50, Rs 100 and Rs 2,000 notes. Gali was able to get rid of his old currency. In return , Nayak wanted Gali to help him to get a ticket in Karnataka elections to be held in 2018.
, alleges driver’s suicide note
Gali had come under the scanner of the IT department, asking him to explain the expenditure.