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Sasikala special treatment row: Prison chief recommends whistleblower DIG's transfer

Sasikala special treatment row: Prison chief recommends whistleblower DIG's transfer

Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi on Friday praised the "courage" of a senior Karnataka police officer who said AIADMK (Amma) chief V K Sasikala was getting preferential treatment in Bengaluru central prison.

Meanwhile, unconfirmed sources said that the government was contemplating to send Mr. Rao, who is due for retirement this month end, on compulsory leave to avoid further damage to the government's image.

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In her four-page report after visiting the central prison on July 10, Roopa said a special kitchen was functioning in the jail for Sasikala, a convict in a corruption case, in violation of rules.

"It is absolutely against the rule book", Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said who also noted "It is inappropriate on her part to share details with media". Roopa made the allegations in a report to her superior, DGP (Prisons) H S Sathyanarayana Rao. "You have to find out how and from where the report reached the media", Moudgil told reporters when asked about her response to the notice. Let there be an inquiry into the charges and even on how it (report) reached the media.

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Siddaramaiah, has announced that a committee headed by retired IAS officer, Vinay Kumar, has been formed to look into the allegation of two crore rupees bribery scandal that had reportedly happened at the prisons department to provide undue facilities to beleaguered Tamil Nadu leader, Sasikala.

Siddaramaiah said he has ordered a high-level inquiry into the matter. Approaching the media with them is prohibited. Rao has said the allegations are baseless.

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