Why cases against MLA were withdrawn: HC to AP Govt!


The Andhra Pradesh government withdrawing the cases filed against the YSRCP MLA went to the notice of the High Court. The Court slammed the government on withdrawing the cases and asked what’s the need to bring a Government Order to withdraw the cases. Seeking an explanation, the Andhra Pradesh High Court served notices.

The withdrawal of the cases was taken to the High Court notice by Andhra Pradesh Journalist Forum (APJF) member Krishnanjaneyulu. He asked why the cases were withdrawn. The petition came up for hearing on Friday.

Andhra Pradesh High Court served notices to the government and Jaggayyapeta MLA Udayabhanu Samineni.In the notices, the High Court asked the government what encouraged them to withdraw 10 cases filed against him.

Besides the Andhra Pradesh government and the MLA, the Andhra Pradesh High Court also served notices to Andhra Pradesh Home Secretary and state Director General of Police(DGP) Gautam Sawang in this regard and directed them to come with a counter affidavit in three weeks.

10 cases on various charges were filed against YSRCP MLA of Jaggayyapeta constituency Udayabhanu Samineni, during the previous government. However, the government had withdrawn the cases filed against him who serves as the government whip.