Mining baron Gali Janardhan Reddy Arrested again

galiMining baron and former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy was arrested by Karnataka Lokayukta special investigation members in connection with illegal mining.

The SIT officials said they have started Janardhan Reddy and produced before Lokayukta , He is named in the 14 case against him. He was arrested on charges of illegal extraction and transportation of iron ore and misusing the power of public servant.

Earlier Reddy was granted bail on Jan 20th by apex court in illegal mining Obulapuram mining cases. He is facing several criminal cases and stayed in jail for more than 3 years. Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI) had earlier investigated illegal exporting iron.

Lokayukta Court sends Janardhan Reddy to police custody till November 23 in illegal mining case.