Janardhana Reddy is in judicial custody at Parappana Agrahara Central
Prison in Bangalore.
The CEC team is scheduled to visit the mining areas in
Bellary, Hospet and Sandur till January 25.
Police said the seizure was effected last night on a tip off that a trader from Karnataka had stored the material there.
The Central Empowered Committee on Wednesday inspected a mining company owned by Karnataka
Tourism Minister G Janardhana Reddy, which faces allegations
of illegal mining, along with five other firms.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai