Mining case accused taken to Bellary

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 22:31

Bangalore: Ali Khan, an accused in the illegal mining case filed against former Karnataka minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy, was on Tuesday taken for
further questioning to Bellary from here amid tight security.

Khan, who surrendered before a court here on March 2 and
has been in the custody of the CBI since then, was shifted to
Bellary for further questioning on his role in Reddy`s alleged
illegal mining activity, police sources told PTI.

He will produced before the special CBI court here on
March 16, the sources said.

The CBI court yesterday extended the custody of Reddy and
Khan till March 16.

Reddy and 20 others are facing charges for their alleged
involvement in illegal mining, over which the CBI had filed an
FIR against them last October.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 22:31

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