Ex-Mayor of Kadapa in police custody

Published: 28th February 2013 10:01 AM  |   Last Updated: 28th February 2013 10:01 AM   |  A+A-

First additional judicial magistrate PR Rajiv on Wednesday sent former Mayor of Kadapa P Ravindranath Reddy to 24-hour police custody.

Immediately after Reddy surrendered before the magistrate on Tuesday, his advocates filed a bail petition in the court on the grounds of ill-health. Police also filed a petition in the court seeking Reddy’s custody and the court adjourned hearing on both the petitions to Wednesday.

After hearing arguments of both sides, the magistrate sent Reddy to 24-hours police custody.

The police will take Reddy into their custody on Thursday and will question him for 24 hours.

Regarding his plea on ill-health, the court directed  Kadapa central jail superintendent I Srinivasa Rao to shift Reddy to RIMS in case of any medical emergency.

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