Congress leader booked for assault

First Published 25, Sep 2017, 6:07 PM IST
Complaint lodged against Prabhakara Reddy for posing life threat
Highlights
  • Real Estate businessman and Congress leader Prabhakara Reddy booked for assault and issuing life threat
  • He threatened a member of Janadhikara Sangharsha Parishat in the Court premises
  • Reddy has been accused of grabbing 10 acres at Doddatoguru by creating fake documents 

Real Estate businessman and Congress leader Prabhakara Reddy has been booked by Halasuru Gate police for assault and issuing life threat to a member of Janadhikara Sangharsha Parishat in the Court premises, reports Kannada Prabha. An FIR was filed against Reddy alleging land grab, following a complaint by Adarsh Iyer of Janadhikara Sangharsha Parishat.

Adarsh Iyer had lodged a complaint with Madiwala police station accusing Reddy of grabbing 10 acres at Doddatoguru by creating fake documents and converting it into a layout and selling. Adarsh has even filed an application for issuing Stay Order to Prabhakara Reddy’s bail application.

On Saturday, he had arrived at City Civil Court along with 20 supporters for the hearing of application of anticipatory bail. At the Court canteen, he ran into Adarsh Iyer and his friend Prakash Babu. On seeing Adarsh, Prabhakara Reddy went into a rage and abused him, tried to assault and threatened him with dire consequences, said the police.

 

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