Court extends judicial custody of Janardhana Reddy

A CBI court extended till April 27 the judicial custody of former Karnataka Minister G Janardhana Reddy and his personal assistant Mehfuz Ali Khan.

Updated: Apr 17, 2012, 15:38 PM IST

Bangalore: A CBI court on Tuesday extended till April 27 the judicial custody of former Karnataka Minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy and his personal assistant Mehfuz Ali Khan, arrested in connection with an illegal mining case.

Additional Civil and Sessions Court Judge and CBI special court judge B M Angadi passed the order after CBI moved an application seeking extension of custody.
Reddy and Khan, lodged in Bangalore central prison, were produced in court via video-conferencing.

The court will hear their bail pleas on April 27.
PTI