Guntur: A city based Crime Investigation Department (CID) court today granted the police remand of YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) member of Parliament K. Raghu Rama Krishna Raju to 14 days of judicial custody till May 28. The court has asked the police to shift the MP to GGH hospital as he had injuries on his legs. It asked the police to shift the MP to Ramesh hospital later. It said that the MP could stay in the hospital till he recovered from his injuries.
The court also made it clear that Y category security would continue to the MP at the hospital. The court has also sought a report from the authorities concerned on the injuries of the MP. It ordered the medical examination of the MP in two hospitals. While pronouncing the orders, the presiding officer of the CID court made some crucial remarks. “The accused has said that some people attacked him during the interrogation of the CID officials. He also said that five people attacked him with rubber sticks. I observed the injuries of the accused. He needs medical examination,” the magistrate hearing he case said.
The doctors of GGH and Ramesh hospital should submit their report on his injuries, the magistrate added. On the other hand, the additional advocate general of the state P. Sudhakar Reddy alleged that the MP was misleading the court.
Reddy told the court that the Andhra Pradesh High Court had dismissed the MP’s bail petition and added that his family members had brought lunch for him in the afternoon. He said that Raju was doing well until his finished his lunch and added that he came up with a “fake story” soon after his bail petition was rejected in the HC. He said that the HC had set up a medical committee to inquire into the allegations of the MP