On 23rd March 2019, the ACB branch Kolar raided and caught red hand Sri. Y.Shankar Reddy while accepting a bribe of Rs.3000/- He is been arrested.
A resident of Kolla zilla, Vemagal Hobli, Dhana Matnahalli village wanted to have voter identify list with photos as he wanted to contest elections as a candidate from Republican Party of India (A).
He had requested for an authorization of the duplicate voter Identify list from Tashlidar, Kolar. Sri. Y.Shankar Reddy, First class assistant, election branch, Kolar taluk had demanded a bribe of Rs.3000 to do the same.
A case has been registered and investigation is on.