G Janardhan Reddy

  • LS polls: BJP takes Bellary Reddys back into party March 5, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnatka has confirmed that the party floated by B Sriramulu, close aide and confidante of jailed ex-minister G Janardhan Reddy, is going to be merged with the BJP very soon. Sriramulu had started his own party BSR Congress before the Assembly elections last...
  • Janardhana Reddy's remand extended, wife summoned July 2, 2012

    Bangalore: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Monday summoned the wife of mining baron and former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy to appear before it on July 10 in an illegal mining case filed against them. CBI special court judge B M Angadi ordered the issue of summons to...
  • CBI court extends judicial custody of Reddy June 5, 2012

    Bangalore: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Tuesday extended till June 18 the judicial custody of former Minister G Janardhana Reddy and four others arrested in connection with an illegal mining case that allegedly caused a loss of Rs 480 crore to the state exchequer. CBI court judge B...
  • Karnataka illegal mining: No bail to Reddy May 30, 2012

    Bangalore: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Wednesday dismissed the bail pleas of former Karnataka minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy, his personal assistant Mehfuz Ali Khjan and three others arrested in connection with an illegal mining case involving Associated Mining Corporation. Judge B M Angadi dismissed the...
  • Illegal mining: Reddy sent to CBI custody March 2, 2012

    Bangalore: Amid tight security, former Karnataka Tourism Minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy was on Friday produced before a special CBI court in Bangalore which remanded him to CBI custody till March 12 in connection with an illegal mining case. Reddy and 20 others are facing charges for their alleged...
  • Illegal mining: Reddy to appear before court March 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Karnataka Tourism Minister G Janardhan Reddy of the BJP is likely to be produced in a CBI court in Bangalore on Friday. Reddy, along with his brother-in-law, has been in jail since their arrest in September 2011 over his alleged involvement in an illegal mining case. Reddy was...
  • 'OMC earned Rs 4,300 cr from illegal mining' January 6, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Obulapuram Mining Company Pvt Ltd (OMCPL), owned by former Karnataka minister G Janardhan Reddy, earned over Rs 4,300 crore from illegally selling iron ore, the CBI's chargesheet says. The central agency, probing into the allegations of illegal mining and irregularities committed in allotment of...
  • CBI raids mining firm owned by Reddy's wife October 3, 2011

    Bellary: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday searched offices of two companies, including one owned by the wife of arrested mining baron and former minister G Janardhana Reddy, and also the residence of his close associate B Nagendra. According to sources, the 25-member CBI team, led by its Karnataka...
  • ED to file money laundering case against Reddys September 17, 2011

    Hyderabad: The Reddys are in for more trouble. While the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is vigorously pursuing the illegal mining case involving the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) owned by them, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) is all set to register a case to probe the money laundering angle in the...
  • Cancel Reddy brothers' mining lease: SC panel January 7, 2011

    New Delhi: A four-member Supreme Court appointed committee has recommended the cancellation of a mining lease to their Obulapuram mine in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh, bordering Bellary. The committee was asked to submit a report on the alleged illegal mining activities in the Bellary Reserve Forest area. The Obulapuram Mining Company...
  • I-T officials raid close aides of Reddy brothers October 25, 2010

    Bangalore: Income Tax officials on Monday conducted raids at around 60 places in Karnataka, targeting seven ruling BJP MLAs, including ministers G Janardhana Reddy and G Karunakara Reddy. I-T raids were conducted at 60 to 65 places, mainly concentrating in Bangalore and Bellary, said sources in I-T department, whose action comes...
  • Andhra govt halts ore mining, Reddys feel the heat November 25, 2009

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh late on Tuesday ordered a complete halt to iron ore mining across the state, delivering a huge blow to Karnataka Minister G Janardhan Reddy's Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC). The government also issued orders that the iron ore stocks with all companies should not be transported to other states...