Atchennaidu gets bail
Former minister for labour welfare and present MLA of Tekkali K.Atchennaidu gets bail in multi-crore Employees State Insurance scam. The high court on Friday has sanctioned bail to him. The former minister Atchennaidu was arrested on 12 June in connection with the multi-crore Employees State Insurance scam and he has been undergoing treatment at NRI Hospitals in Mangalagiri for Covid. While the ACB special court has refused to grant him bail as there were prima facie evidences against him in the scandal, his advocates approached the high court for bail.
On Tuesday of this week, the court heard the arguments from both the prosecution and the petitioners and reserved its judgement and today the court has sanctioned bail for him. With the conditions of giving surety of Rs.2 Lakhs and he should not move out of the nation with out court permission. Court also cleared him to not to influence any witness or anybody regarding this case and he should be available to the investigating agencies when even they need. The MLA was initially admitted at Ramesh hospitals at Guntur with piles compliant. Later he was infected with Covid positive and filed a bail petition in court.