OMC

  • OMC scam: Srilakshmi's judicial custody ends March 25, 2013

    Bangalore: Judicial custody of suspended IAS officer Y Srilakshmi, an accused in the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) scam, is set to end on Monday. Srilakshmi surrendered on Thursday before a special Central Bureau Investigation (CBI) court in following the expiry of her interim bail in the scam that also involves...
  • Oil companies, not govt, suspended LPG price hike: Moily November 3, 2012

    After the government put on hold the Rs 26.50 hike on nonsubsidised LPG cylinders, Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily said it was the oil companies' decision and not the ministry's, as had been reported. The minister further added that the public sector oil firms will take a call on raising the cap...
  • OMCs to fast track foolproofing of gas delivery system October 14, 2012

    Mumbai: Oil marketing companies have decided to bring in technological interventions with a view to remove bottlenecks in distribution system and aim to make the system foolproof by the end of this fiscal against the backdrop of capping in the number of subsidised cylinders. The three OMCs, which distribute gas to...
  • I was booked illegally in OMC case: Reddy September 11, 2012

    Hyderabad: Mining baron and former Karnataka Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, the prime accused in the illegal mining case involving Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC), on Tuesday alleged he had been "booked illegally". Reddy, lodged in a jail in Bangalore in connection with another illegal mining case, was presented before a special CBI...
  • Illegal mining: Karnataka exminister gets bail May 11, 2012

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad court on Friday granted conditional bail to former Karnataka Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy in the OMC illegal mining case. Associated Mining Corporation (AMC) and Deccan Mining Syndicate (DMC) owned by Reddy and his wife Aruna Lakshmi have been facing probe over charges of illegal mining. Additional Civil and...
  • Janardhana Reddy's judicial custody extended April 17, 2012

    Bangalore: A CBI court on Tuesday extended till April 27 the judicial custody of former Karnataka Minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy and his personal assistant Mehfuz Ali Khan, arrested in connection with an illegal mining case. Additional Civil and Sessions Court Judge and CBI special court judge B...
  • Mining scam: Janardhana Reddy's custody extended April 3, 2012

    Bangalore: A CBI court on Tuesday extended till April 7 the judicial custody of former Karnataka Minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy and his personal assistant Mehfuz Ali Khan, arrested in connection with an illegal mining case. Additional Civil and Sessions Court Judge and CBI...
  • Illegal mining: IAS officer chargesheeted in OMC case March 30, 2012

    Hyderabad: The CBI on Friday filed a supplementary chargesheet in the illegal mining case involving Obulapuram Mining Company of former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, naming suspended IAS officer Yerra Srilakshmi as a coconspirator. Srilakshmi has been charged with criminal conspiracy, criminal breach of trust and causing wrongful gain (to OMC)...
  • Illegal mining: Reddy's judicial custody ends today March 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Mining baron and former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy's judicial custody ends on Saturday. The CBI has asked the special Bangalore court to extend Reddy's custody. Reddy is the prime accused in the illegal mining case. Associated Mining Corporation (AMC) and Deccan Mining Syndicate (DMC) owned by Reddy and...
  • Mining scam: CBI officials visit Reddy's residence January 28, 2012

    Bellary: CBI court officials on Saturday visited the residence of former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy in connection with the chargesheet that has been filed against him in the illegal mining case involving his firm Obulapuram Mining Company. The fivemember team examined the details of the properties...
  • OMC mining scam: Reddy's hearing today January 25, 2012

    New Delhi: A special CBI court in Hyderabad is likely to hear the Obulapuram illegal mining case against Gali Janardhana Reddy on Wednesday. The former Karnataka Minister and three others will be produced in court as their custody ends on Wednesday. The CBI earlier filed the chargesheet in the Bellary illegal...
  • '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...
  • OMC: Court rejects Reddy's interim bail plea December 30, 2011

    Hyderabad: A special court in Hyderabad on Friday rejected the petition of former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy for interim bail to attend his mother's death anniversary ceremony at Bellary. The mining baron, a key accused in the illegal mining case, wanted the special court dealing with the CBI cases to...
  • CBI opposes bail pleas of Reddys in OMC case December 16, 2011

    Hyderabad: Opposing the fresh bail pleas of former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy and his brotherinlaw BV Srinivas Reddy, the CBI on Friday alleged that the two were main culprits in the OMC mining scam. The CBI, which filed its written submissions against the bail pleas...
  • OMC mining scam: Reddy files bail plea December 14, 2011

    Hyderabad: Former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy chargesheeted in the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) "scam" again moved a local court seeking bail on Tuesday, the fourth time since his arrest on September 5. Janardhana Reddy, who owns the OMC, in his fresh bail plea filed in the Special...
  • Bellary illegal mining: OMC Director arrested December 2, 2011

    New Delhi: Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) Director D Rajshekhar has been arrested in the Bellary illegal mining case on Friday morning. He is the brotherinlaw of VD Rajagopal who is already in CBI custody in the same case. The CBI arrested VD Rajagopal, the former vicechairman and managing director (incharge) of...
  • OMC case: CBI arrests exMD of AP Mineral Corp November 13, 2011

    Hyderabad: Taking the probe into activities of Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) a step ahead, the CBI on Sunday arrested VD Rajagopal, the former vicechairman and managing director (incharge) of Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corporation. Rajagopal was arrested under various sections of IPC and Prevention of Corruption Act, said CBI Joint Director...