more-inThe fourth JMFC court, Mysuru, directed the Devaraj police station here to file a case against Union Minister Anantkumar Hegde on December 5, and asked it to investigate the complaint and submit a report by December 30. Then A.G. Sudhir advocate and Congress leader, and few others lodged a private complaint against the Union Minister under IPC 153 (A) and 504 in the court. They submitted to the court video clippings and newspaper cuttings. The court then directed the Devaraj police to register a case. The case is likely to be transferred to Belagavi district police as the statement is reported to have been made by the Minister during a programme in Belagavi district.

Source:   The Hindu
December 07, 2017 18:33 UTC