Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party MLA Payyavula Kesav on Thursday demanded that the Central Bureau of Investigation conduct raids on Ministers of former chief minister Y S Rajasekhar Reddy Cabinet to get comprehensive information on Jaganmohan Reddy’s corruption.
Talking to media persons at Telugu Desam Legislature Party Office, Kesav said that former chief minister Y S Rajasekhar Reddy and his Cabinet ministers misused their offices and that help Jagan amass illegal properties. He appealed to Jaganmohan Reddy to provide information about YSR Cabinet ministers to complete the CBI probe in a fair manner.
Kesav also demanded that Jagan provide information to CBI about the involvement of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and political advisor Ahmed Patel for their alleged involvement in corruption of YSR.
Describing the CBI raids on Jagan offices as `war on corruption’, he said the raids necessitated to collect vital documents in connection with amassing of wealth. He also appealed to CBI to take measures for providing security to Vice-Chairman of Sakshi, Vijayasai Reddy, as he knows the people involved in the corruption.
Recalling that former telecom minister Raja’s close aide ended his life by committing suicide during probe, he asked the CBI to provide protection to Vijayasai Reddy as he might receive threatening calls to his life. As there was threat to life of witnesses, he appealed to government to provide police security to their lives. (INN)