SC grants bail to Janardhan Reddy in illegal mining case

Written by | January 20, 2015 | 0

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today granted bail to mining baron and former Karnataka Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, who is an accused in the illegal mining case involving his Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC).

The apex court granted bail after CBI submitted that the investigation in the case involving Reddy is complete and both the charge sheet as well as the supplementary charge sheet have been filed.

Taking on record the submission of the agency, a bench headed by Chief Justice H L Dattu said, “Since investigating agency has no objection in granting bail, we are granting bail to the petitioner (Reddy).”

The bench also comprising justices A K Sikri and Arun Mishra also noted the submission of Additional Solicitor General Maninder Singh and Reddy’s counsel Dushyant Dave that he has been in jail for around four years.

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