Hyderabad: Telangana police invokes PD act against Ghoshamahal MLA, Raja Singh
In Telangana, the state police have picked up suspended BJP Legislator, T Raja Singh from his residence in Hyderabad today, once again. He was taken into custody two days after he was arrested and later granted bail for his alleged controversial remarks.
Hyderabad police have invoked PD act against Ghoshamahal MLA, Raja Singh today. The Police stated that the Raja Singh has been habitually delivering provocative and inflammatory speeches ad driving a wedge between communities leading to public disorder.
The police revealed records that out of the total of 101 criminal cases registered against him since 2004, he was involved in 18 communal offences in different Police Stations of Hyderabad City Police Commissionerate apart from several other cases. The Mangalhat police executed the P.D order on him today and he is being lodged in Central Prison, Cherlapally in Hyderabad.
Earlier, a large crowd of protestors gathered at Shalibanda in Hyderabad over his alleged remarks. The police resorted to lathi charge to control the protesters. An FIR was registered against him at the Dabeerpura Police Station under various sections of the Indian Penal Code.
He had released a 10-minute video making derogatory remarks which led to a furore demanding action against him. He was taken into custody two days ago and released after the Court returned his remand application and ordered that he be released forthwith.