Hyderabad: The YSR Congress Party on Friday urged the Chief Electoral Officer, Mr Banwarlal, to take action against the Health Minister and Congress candidate for Kadapa Parliamentary constituency, Dr D L Ravindra Reddy, for submitting wrong election affidavit hiding his properties.
A delegation of YSR Congress Party leaders comprising Mr C C Reddy, Mr Shiva Kumar and Mr Prasad, met the CEO and submiteed a memorandum in this regard.
Speaking to mediapersons, Mr Shiva Kumar said that Mr D L Ravindra Reddy owned a house in Hyderabad and residing there. He also drawing Rs 30,000 from the government as rent. The congress candidate has not shown this property in his election affidavit, which was submitted to the returning officer. Stating that it was an electoral offence, he urged the CEO to take action against Mr Ravindra Reddy as per rules for hiding his properties in election affidavit. (NSS)