Obulapuram

  • 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...
  • Court refuses bail to Gali Janardhan Reddy in OMC case November 27, 2012

    Hyderabad: A special CBI court in Hyderabad on Monday dismissed the bail plea of mining baron and former Karnataka Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, an accused in the illegal mining case involving his Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC). This was the sixth bail petition of Gali Janardhan Reddy since his arrest in...
  • Mining case: Janardhana Reddy in jail till Nov 3 October 12, 2012

    Bangalore: A CBI court on Friday extended to November 3, the judicial custody of mining baron G Janardhana Reddy and four others, arrested in an illegal mining case. CBI court judge BM Angadi extended the judicial custody of the accused till November 3. While Janardhana Reddy was produced before the court...
  • Andhra cash-for-bail: Two more judges arrested July 12, 2012

    Hyderabad: Two more judges - Justice D Prabhakar and Justice K Laxminarsimha Rao - have been suspended by the Andhra Pradesh High Court for their alleged involvement in granting bail to mining scam accused and former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) minister Gali Janardhan Reddy. Justice D Prabhakar and Justice K...
  • Andhra HC suspends special CBI judge June 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh Chief Justice has suspended Special CBI Judge Pattabhi Rama Rao for alleged irregularities. Pattabhi Rama Rao was hearing the Obulapuram mining scam case. He had granted bail to prime accused Gali Janardhana Reddy on May 11 in the case. Reddy, however, is still in jail in another...
  • 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...
  • Mining scam: Janardhana Reddy's custody ends today April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Karnataka leader G Janardhana Reddy's custody ends on Tuesday. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and mining baron has been in jail since he was arrested in connection with an illegal mining scam in September, 2011. The CBI in its chargesheet in the Bellary illegal mining case had...
  • 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...
  • '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 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 brother-in-law 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...
  • CBI ready for trial in Obulapuram Mining case December 13, 2011

    Hyderabad: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday informed a local court that it was ready for trial in the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) illegal mining case involving former Karnataka tourism minister Gali Janardhana Reddy and others. The central agency that filed a chargesheet in the case against Reddy, who...
  • Bellary illegal mining: CBI files chargesheet December 3, 2011

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed the chargesheet in the Bellary illegal mining case on Saturday. Filing the chargesheet in the CBI special court, the apex investigation agency has charged Gali Janardhan Reddy, Sreenivasa Reddy, VD Rajagopal and the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) under sections 120-B, 409, 420,...
  • AP: woman IAS officer gets bail in mining case December 2, 2011

    Hyderabad: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court on Friday granted bail to Indian Administrative Service (IAS) official Y. Srilakshmi in the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) illegal mining case, a day after she was sent to judicial custody. The company belongs to former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy, arrested...
  • 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 brother-in-law of VD Rajagopal who is already in CBI custody in the same case. The CBI arrested VD Rajagopal, the former vice-chairman and managing director (in-charge) of...
  • Mining scam: CBI arrests Andhra IAS officer November 29, 2011

    Hyderabad: Senior IAS officer Y Srilakshmi has been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday on charges of abusing her official position and granting favours in the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) case involving former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy. Srilakshmi was the Secretary, Industries and Mining during the...
  • AP: IAS officer held in illegal mining case November 29, 2011

    Hyderabad: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday arrested senior IAS officer Y Srilakshmi on charges of abusing her official position and granting favours in the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) case involving former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy. She was arrested for role in the criminal conspiracy, for abusing the...
  • Bellary Reddys' judicial custody ends today November 28, 2011

    New Delhi: The judicial custody of former Karnataka Minister Janardhana Reddy and Obulapuram Mining Company's Srinivasa Reddy will end on Monday. Both are accused of illegal mining and may be produced before a special court. The bail applications of both the Reddys was rejected on Thursday. A special court had on...
  • OMC case: CBI arrests ex-MD 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 vice-chairman and managing director (in-charge) of Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corporation. Rajagopal was arrested under various sections of IPC and Prevention of Corruption Act, said CBI Joint Director...
  • CBI arrests ex-Andhra official in illegal mining November 13, 2011

    Hyderabad: A former Andhra Pradesh government official has been arrested in connection with the illegal mining case involving former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy's mining firm, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said on Sunday. The CBI on Saturday night arrested VD Rajagopal, who as then director of mines allegedly favoured...
  • Mining scam: Bellary Reddys' bail hearing today November 11, 2011

    Hyderabad: A local court will hear the bail pleas of former Karnataka Minister G Janardhana Reddy and his brother BV Srinivasa Reddy on Friday. The Bellary Reddys are in custody in connection with the alleged illegal mining scam. This is the third time they have moved court. They were arrested by...
  • ED summons Jagan in money laundering case November 10, 2011

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday issued summons to YS Jagan Mohan Reddy in connection with forex exchange and money-laundering case against him. Last week the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had questioned Jagan about his connection with the Reddy-owned Obulapuram Mining Corporation (OMC). The clearance for mining leases to...
  • Illegal mining: CBI files FIR against 21 persons November 5, 2011

    Bangalore: The CBI filed an FIR against Associated Mining Company, owned by wife of jailed former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy, in connection with its ongoing probe into illegal mining on Saturday. CBI officials said an FIR has been filed against AMC, owned by Reddy's wife...
  • Naidu rejects Jagan's mining lease blame November 5, 2011

    Kurnool: "I have no fear as I did no mistake. I informed the same to former chief minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy," Opposition leader N Chandrababu Naidu told a huge gathering at Pattikonda in Kurnool district on Friday. This was his sharp reaction to YSR Congress president YS Jaganmohan Reddy's plea to...
  • CBI to question Jagan over illegal mining November 4, 2011

    Hyderabad: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is all set to interrogate YSR Congress party Chief Jagan Mohan Reddy over the illegal mining scam. Jagan will be questioned on his financial dealings with the Obulapuram Mining Corporation and granting mining licences to the Reddy brothers. The clearance for mining leases to OMC...
  • CBI summons Jagan Mohan in mining case November 2, 2011

    New Delhi: The CBI has called YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, son of former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy, for questioning on November 4 in connection with alleged multi-crore iron ore mining scam. The agency is probing alleged nexus between Jagan and Janardhana Reddy whose company Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC)...
  • Reddys seek special class status in prison October 31, 2011

    Hyderabad: Mining baron and former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy and Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) Managing Director BV Srinivas Reddy, arrested in connection with an alleged illegal mining case, on Monday moved the special court seeking 'special class prisoner status'. The duo, arrested from Bellary in Karnataka by CBI, which is...
  • Bellary: CBI likely to chargesheet Reddy's firm October 28, 2011

    Bellary: The CBI is likely to file a chargesheet against the Janardhana Reddy-owned Obulapuram Mining Company in connection with alleged irregularities in the export of iron ore. Reddy is a BJP leader and former state minister. Sources have said that the CBI has found anomalies in the export of iron ore. In...
  • Obulapuram mining: Status report in SC today September 30, 2011

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which has been probing illegal mining and irregularities in the allotment of leases to the Obulapuram Mining Company, will on Friday submit a status report before the Supreme Court. A case in this regard was registered against OMC by the CBI in December...