Jayashankar Bhupalapally: Industries Department General Manager G Srinivas was caught red-handed by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials while he was taking a bribe of Rs. 15,000 from a vehicle owner on Thursday.
The complainant G Lacchiram of Mallampalli village in Mulugu district had purchased a truck for Rs 53 lakh last year and had applied for a subsidy from the District Industries Department.
But GM Srinivas demanded a bribe of Rs. 1.10 lakh from Lacchiram to process his application. Lacchiram paid Rs. 50,000 to Srinivas and approached the ACB office in Warangal to file a complaint.
On Thursday, Lacchiram went to Srinivas’ office to pay the remaining bribe of Rs. 60,000 when the ACB officials caught him red-handed while accepting the bribe. ACB, Warangal, DSP Sambaiah said that Srinivas will be produced in the ACB court in Hyderabad.
Chief Minister Revanth Reddy reached Yashoda Hospital and visited former Chief Minister K.chandra Sekhar Rao on the 9th floor. He inquired about his health.
Telangana CM Revanth Reddy has ordered an inquiry against the police officers attached to the BRS party. On the other hand, there is a possibility of a massive transfer of IPS in a day or two. It seems that the intelligence officers will report to the State government after the completion of the internal inquiry.
The gold prices in Hyderabad on 10 December 2023 has been slashed. Going by the rates today, the price of 10 grams of 22-carat gold stands at Rs. 57,150 with a fall of Rs. 550 while the rate of 10 grams of 24-carat gold is trading at Rs. 62,350 with a fall of Rs. 600.
The new boss in town, Chief Minister Revanth Reddy, has made a big move. He just sacked seven advisors who used to work as advisors to the KCR government.
Telangana Assembly Sessions adjourned to December 14. The third assembly session started today, the newly elected MLAs took oath. Protem Speaker Akbaruddin Owaisi took oath as MLAs. First Chief Minister Revanth Reddy and then Ministers took oath. After them, the rest of the MLAs took oath.