Case against Karnataka Congress MLA SR Srinivas for assaulting contractor


An FIR was lodged on Saturday against Gubbi Congress MLA SR Srinivas for allegedly assaulting a contractor, identified as Ravikumar.

The complaint, by the contractor, stated that he was hospitalised for a day following the assault.

He was discharged from the hospital later.

According to the FIR, MLA Srinivas, accompanied by 10 supporters, allegedly attacked, kicked, and verbally abused Ravikumar, who was protesting outside the PWD office in Tumakuru’s Gubbi on Thursday, after his tender was illegally cancelled.

The FIR was registered under Section 506 (criminal intimidation), Section 504 (provoke breach of the peace), Section 149 (punishment for unlawful assembly), Section 323 (voluntarily causing hurt), and Section 363 (punishment for kidnapping).

Published By:

Vadapalli Nithin Kumar

Published On:

Mar 17, 2024



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