Power Sector Scandal: Former Telangana CM and Officials Under Investigation

An inquiry commission headed by retired Justice L Narasimha Reddy is probing alleged irregularities in the power sector during the previous BRS government's tenure. Notices have been issued to former Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and others. Rao has been asked to respond by June 15, with the inquiry covering various power projects and purchases.


PTI | Hyderabad | Updated: 11-06-2024 17:00 IST | Created: 11-06-2024 17:00 IST
Power Sector Scandal: Former Telangana CM and Officials Under Investigation
K Chandrasekhar Rao
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An inquiry commission is investigating alleged irregularities in the power sector during the previous BRS government's tenure, issuing notices to former Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and various officials.

Retired Justice L Narasimha Reddy, who leads the commission, revealed that 25 individuals involved in decision-making are under scrutiny. Rao has requested more time but has been directed to respond by June 15.

The probe will also examine power arrangements with the Chhattisgarh government and is expected to last 100 days.

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